Cook Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 43,802 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: December 17, 2018
Average salary
$11.87 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$21.70
Salary Distribution

How much does a Cook make in the United States?

The average salary for a Cook is $11.87 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 43,802 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
175 salaries
$13.72 per hour
$13.30 per hour
191 salaries
$12.76 per hour
120 salaries
$12.38 per hour
147 salaries
$12.06 per hour
$12.08 per hour
$12.08 per hour
158 salaries
$12.08 per hour
28 salaries
$11.92 per hour
$8.20 per hour
Cook salaries by location
CityAverage salary
611 salaries
$11.43 per hour
491 salaries
$12.46 per hour
$13.62 per hour
$13.32 per hour
$10.01 per hour

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Fort Wayne, IN
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