How much does a Food Prep and Service Helper make in the United States? The average Food Prep and Service Helper salary in the United States is $31,100 as of September 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $27,500 and $36,600. 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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25% $27,500 10% $24,222 90% $41,607 75% $36,600 $31,100 50%(Median)
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Job Description

The Food Prep and Service Helper is responsible for standard food service work including sanitation duties, and various serving responsibilities. Prepares salads, sauces, desserts, etc. according to proper preparation methods. Being a Food Prep and Service Helper has knowledge of proper food handling procedures and government regulations regarding the food code. May help with grocery selection, storage, maintenance as well as cooking preparation. In addition, Food Prep and Service Helper requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being a Food Prep and Service Helper possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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