How much does a Cook's Helper make in the United States? The average Cook's Helper salary in the United States is $29,820 as of September 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $26,520 and $33,860. 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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Cook (AM/PM)

Crystal City Marriott at Reagan National Airport - Arlington, VA

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Sunrise Senior Living - Burke, VA

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MOD Pizza - Centreville, VA

Line Cook, Prep, Dishwasher

BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse - Gainesville, VA

Job Description

The Cook's Helper may be responsible for cleaning, maintenance of kitchen area and cooking equipment, collecting garbage and grocery item inventory. Prepares and cooks meats, fish, poultry, gravies, cereals, soups, vegetables and other foods according to proper preparations methods. Being a Cook's Helper typically reports to a supervisor or manager. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Being a Cook's Helper gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. Working as a Cook's Helper typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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