Food Preparation Worker Salary

How much does a Food Preparation Worker make in the United States?
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$24,442 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$12 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$323 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average food preparation worker salary in United States is $24,442 or an equivalent hourly rate of $12. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $323. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$19,420 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$28,347 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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