A General/Institution Cook earns an average wage of £7.52 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

£7.01 - £8.01
£7
MEDIAN: £7.52
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
£7.52  
   
Overtime
£9.59  
National Annualized Data (?
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Total Pay (?
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£6,838 - £19,387  
   
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Pay by Experience Level for General/Institution Cook

Pay by Experience for a General/Institution Cook has a neutral trend. An entry-level General/Institution Cook with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $15,000 based on 7 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A General/Institution Cook with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $15,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced General/Institution Cook which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $16,000 based on 13 salaries. A General/Institution Cook with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $15,000 based on 11 salaries.

Key Stats for General/Institution Cook

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
10%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects General/Institution Cook Salaries

Experienced
▲5%

Late-Career
▲3%

National Average
₤15,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼1%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%