How much does a Cook make in the United States? The average Cook salary in the United States is $37,504 as of , but the salary range typically falls between $31,873 and $40,629. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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ambar - Clarendon - Arlington , VA
The cook is responsible for preparing and/or directing the preparation of food to be served, complying with all applicable sanitation, health and personal hygiene standards and following established ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 1 day ago
Charter Senior Living - Fredericksburg , VA
Cook Part-time Why Charter Senior Living? "I love that Charter does not send us menus and tell us what we have to cook. I get to cook what our residents love. Charter give use the resources to ...
Jobaline - 2 days ago
Holiday Inn City Center Newport News - Newport News , VA
The cook will ensure high levels of food quality, presentation and cost control according to recipe cards * Food preparation will include operating a variety of kitchen equipment to measure, and mix ...
Jobs2Careers - 4 days ago
U.S. Marine Corps - Quantico , VA
The CYP Cook plans and prepares menus for breakfast, lunch, and snacks daily for participants (children and youth), ensuring meals are nutritionally balanced, economical, pleasing to participants ... - 2 days ago
Lansdowne Resort - Leesburg , VA
Meet with Head Cook/Sous Chef to review assignments, anticipated business levels, changes and other information pertinent to the job performance. * Opening Shift - Turn on specified equipment (i.e ...
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Children of America - Woodbridge , VA
Preschool Cook/Food Prep Company For more than 18 years Children of America has been the trusted daycare leader among families and colleagues. We believe that every child should have the opportunity ...
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