How much does a Short Order Cook make in the United States? The average Short Order Cook salary in the United States is $27,750 as of June 27, 2024, but the range typically falls between $25,130 and $30,970. 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.

Short Order Cook Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Short Order Cook Salary $22,745 US June 27, 2024
25th Percentile Short Order Cook Salary $25,130 US June 27, 2024
50th Percentile Short Order Cook Salary $27,750 US June 27, 2024
75th Percentile Short Order Cook Salary $30,970 US June 27, 2024
90th Percentile Short Order Cook Salary $33,902 US June 27, 2024
25% $25,130 10% $22,745 90% $33,902 75% $30,970 $27,750 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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The Short Order Cook measures, mixes, and seasons menu items according to the facility's standards. Prepares food for service in a fast-food or short-order setting following pre-set guidelines. Being a Short Order Cook typically reports to a supervisor or manager. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Being a Short Order Cook 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 2024 Salary.com)

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