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Prep cook salary in Louisville, KY 40291

How much does a Prep Cook make in Kentucky?

Average base salary

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The average salary for a prep cook is $13.96 per hour in Kentucky. 284 salaries reported, updated at September 12, 2022

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Top companies for Prep Cooks in Louisville, KY 40291

  1. Taziki's Mediterranean Cafe
    211 reviews9 salaries reported
    $18.44per hour
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Highest paying cities for Prep Cooks near Louisville, KY 40291

  1. Louisville, KY
    $14.27 per hour
    92 salaries reported
  2. Lexington, KY
    $13.75 per hour
    67 salaries reported
  3. Florence, KY
    $13.21 per hour
    13 salaries reported
  1. Georgetown, KY
    $13.13 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  2. Owensboro, KY
    $12.91 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  3. Paducah, KY
    $12.78 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  1. Elizabethtown, KY
    $12.65 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  2. Maysville, KY
    $12.62 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  3. Richmond, KY
    $12.56 per hour
    5 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Prep Cooks

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Commuter assistance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Food provided
  • Free parking
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Safety equipment provided
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 19,178 ratings

32% of Prep Cooks in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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