The average rate for a Cook, Restaurant is C$13.43 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

C$19,432 - C$48,773
C$19K
C$26K
C$49K
MEDIAN: C$26,400
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50%
90%

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C$10.96 - C$16.99
C$11
C$13
C$17
MEDIAN: C$13.43
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$17KC$34KC$51K
Salary
C$19,432 - C$48,773  
   
Bonus
C$1,150  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$22,835 - C$38,818  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 32
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$11C$22C$33
Hourly Rate
C$10.96 - C$16.99  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.00 - C$2.95  
Overtime
C$5.58 - C$32.55  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$22KC$44KC$66K
Bonus
C$1,150  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$22,835 - C$38,818  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 256

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Pay by Experience Level for Cook, Restaurant

Pay by Experience for a Cook, Restaurant has a positive trend. An entry-level Cook, Restaurant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 149 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Cook, Restaurant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 102 salaries. An experienced Cook, Restaurant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 70 salaries. A Cook, Restaurant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 24 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$29,355

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Key Stats for Cook, Restaurant

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
8%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Cook, Restaurant Salaries

▲8%

▲5%

National Average
C$29,000

Late-Career
▼1%

▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 20%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
no benefits
None: 78%
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