Food Preparation Worker Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 8,384 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: December 12, 2018
Average salary
$10.76 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$18.70
Salary Distribution

How much does a Food Preparation Worker make in the United States?

The average salary for a Food Preparation Worker is $10.76 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 8,384 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Food Preparation Worker employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Food Preparation Worker is less than 1 year.
Food Preparation Worker salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$13.20 per hour
$12.21 per hour
$12.27 per hour
$12.07 per hour
$11.48 per hour
$11.24 per hour
$11.32 per hour
$10.52 per hour
$10.97 per hour
$12.49 per hour
Food Preparation Worker salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$10.80 per hour
$11.78 per hour
$12.86 per hour
$10.03 per hour
$11.13 per hour

Food Preparation Worker job openings

Food Production Worker
Penn State University
University Park, PA
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Penn State University
University Park, PA
Housing and Food Services Relief Worker
Penn State University
University Park, PA
Food Service Worker
University of Pennsylvania Health System
Philadelphia, PA
Food Service Worker
University of Pennsylvania Health System
Philadelphia, PA
kitchen helper
liuyishou hotpot
Boston, MA
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