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$18,289

Average Base Salary

$9/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$207

Average Bonus
The average prep cook kitchen salary in United States is $18,289 or an equivalent hourly rate of $9. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $207. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$15,079

Entry Level Salary

$23,841

Senior Level Salary
An entry level prep cook kitchen (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $15,079. On the other end, a senior level prep cook kitchen (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $23,841.

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Job Description
Prepare and cook food in a fast food restaurant with a limited menu. Duties of these cooks are limited to preparation of a few basic items and normally involve operating large-volume single-purpose cooking equipment.

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