How much does a Cook/Line Prep make in the United States? The average Cook/Line Prep salary in the United States is $25,700 as of June 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $22,000 and $31,400. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Prep Cook

Sage Hospitality Resources - Alexandria, VA

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Village Inn (Breakfast One LLC) - Chesapeake, VA

1uv - $1000 Incentive* - Line Cook

Red Robin - Christiansburg, VA

Line Cook

MOD Pizza - Fairfax, VA

Job Description

The Cook/Line Prep may require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Follows a menu to prepare and cook meats, fish, poultry, gravies, cereals, soups, vegetables and other food according to proper preparation methods. Being a Cook/Line Prep typically reports to a Sous Chef or Executive Chef. Being a Cook/Line Prep has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Working as a Cook/Line Prep typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may have 2 years experience plus an associates degree, or additional training or certification. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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