Specialty Cook

Specialty Cook Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$32,000
$21,000
Min 10%
$32,000
Median 50%
$51,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Penn National Gaming
Highest Paying City
Framingham, MA
Highest Paying State
Vermont
Average Experience Level
2.0 years
How much does a specialty cook make?
The national average salary for a Specialty Cook in the U.S. is $33,011 annually or $15.87 hourly. The top 10 percent of earners make over $51,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $21,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Specialty Cooks are in Hospitality companies and Health Care companies. Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and New Jersey have the highest paying Specialty Cook jobs. The typical employment in the position spans 2.0 years.
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Average Specialty Cook Salary By Location

As a Specialty Cook in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $33,011 per year or $15.87 per hour. Framingham, MA reports the highest Specialty Cook salaries at $40,701 per year. Even as an entry-level Specialty Cook, you will make $25,000 per year in Framingham, MA. Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and New Jersey are the highest paying states. On the other hand, North Carolina, Kentucky, West Virginia, South Carolina, and Montana report the lowest wages for Specialty Cooks.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Framingham, MA
$40,701
2
Edison, NJ
$39,649
3
San Francisco, CA
$38,849
4
Chicago, IL
$38,507
5
Washington, DC
$38,411

Average Specialty Cook Salary By Company

If you are a Specialty Cook, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Most Specialty Cook jobs are in Hospitality companies and Hospitality companies. Companies like Penn National Gaming or Thomas Management will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like Jasmine's and K & H also report very competitive wages for Specialty Cooks.

Average Specialty Cook Pay By Industry

Wages for Specialty Cooks can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Hospitality companies, Health Care companies, and Internet companies pay their Specialty Cooks well. Salaries for Specialty Cooks in Hospitality companies average $37,394 annually, while Health Care companies and Internet companies pay $31,352 and $31,196, respectively. The types of companies that pay Specialty Cooks the least are in the Transportation industry, where the average annual salary is $30,806.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Hospitality
$37,394
2
Health Care
$31,352
3
Internet
$31,196
4
Transportation
$30,806

Recently Added Specialty Cook Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
SMG
Specialty Cook
01/23/2020
$47,020
Walt Disney Co.
Specialty Cook
01/11/2020
$42,470
01/10/2020
$42,470
Walt Disney Co.
Specialty Cook
12/18/2019
$42,470
Gate Gourmet
Specialty Cook
12/14/2019
$37,316
Walt Disney Co.
Specialty Cook
10/23/2019
$42,470
Disney
Specialty Cook
10/11/2019
$42,470
06/10/2019
$42,470