How much does a Cook make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Cook in the United States is $13 as of May 27, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $11 and $15. Hourly rate 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Wegmans Food Markets - Charlottesville , VA
Follow proper recipes, knife skills and cooking techniques when prepping ingredients and preparing a variety of menu items to produce a consistent outcome * Effectively multitask and balance prep ...
Wegmans - 2 days ago
The grill cook takes orders for grill food items, cooks and prepares the order, and gives the order to the customer. Providing quality service is essential to customer satisfaction. Essential ...
Aramark - Field - 20 days ago
Brookdale Senior Living - Williamsburg , VA
Then being a cook at Brookdale is for you! As a cook, you will nourish our residents' bodies and spirits with homestyle meals, just like family. Here you will have work-life balance with defined ...
Brookdale Senior Living - 24 days ago
Silverado - Alexandria , VA
World Class Assisted Living Memory Care Community is presently seeking a Cook to join our Culinary / Dietary team in Alexandria, VA! Shift Details: This is a Part-Time position. Must be willing to ...
Silverado - ZipApply - 75 days ago
Sunrise Senior Living - Fort Belvoir , VA
Working here is an unbelievable privilege and it will be something I carry with me for the rest of my life!" - Sunrise Team Member At Sunrise, our Cook is responsible for the preparation and serving ...
Sunrise Senior Living - 6 days ago
Phillips Enterprises, LLC - Rescue , VA
Description/Job Summary Cook I is responsible to assist in preparing, cooking and serving of food. Responsible for following production schedules, standard operating procedures, recipe cards and ...
Snagajob - 53 days ago

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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Cook in the United States. The average hourly rate for Cook ranges from $11 to $15 with the average hourly pay of $13. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $11 to $16 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $13.

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