Cook Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 62,463 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 13, 2018
Average salary
$10.96 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$21.00
Salary Distribution

How much does a Cook make in the United States?

The average salary for a Cook is $10.96 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 62,463 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Cook employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Cook is less than 1 year.
Cook salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$13.46 per hour
$12.58 per hour
282 salaries
$12.29 per hour
115 salaries
$12.26 per hour
221 salaries
$11.78 per hour
257 salaries
$11.49 per hour
329 salaries
$11.59 per hour
85 salaries
$7.25 per hour
255 salaries
$11.41 per hour
54 salaries
$11.39 per hour
Cook salaries by location
CityAverage salary
600 salaries
$11.34 per hour
$15.83 per hour
$13.19 per hour
$12.90 per hour
161 salaries
$11.28 per hour