Line Cook salary in United States
How much does a Line Cook make in the United States?
Salaries by years of experience in the United States
Best-paid skills and qualifications for line cooks
Kitchen Management Experience
The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 1.76% since 2018. Line Cooks with this skill earn +12.03% more than the average base salary, which is $15.01 per hour.
|Year||Number of job openings on Indeed requiring this skill||Change from previous year|
|2012||2||increase by 2|
|2013||18||increase by 800.00%|
|2014||24||increase by 33.33%|
|2015||102||increase by 325.00%|
|2016||263||increase by 157.84%|
|2017||194||decrease by 26.24%|
|2018||170||decrease by 12.37%|
|2019||167||decrease by 1.76%|
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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well
36% of Line cooks in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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