Entry-Level Baker Salary (United States)

The average rate for an Entry-Level Baker is $10.02 per hour.
Entry-Level Baker Total Pay (?
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$19,248 - $44,800
(Median)
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45K
MEDIAN: $27,701
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Entry-Level Baker Total Pay (?
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$7.96 - $13.17
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $10
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National Salary Data

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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$19,248 - $44,800  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $924  
Profit Sharing
$325.00 - $2,500  
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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$16,752 - $29,837  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,084
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$7.96 - $13.17  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.25 - $2.86  
Overtime
$9.86 - $19.75  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $924  
   
Profit Sharing
$325.00 - $2,500  
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).
)
$16,752 - $29,837  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,084
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Baker Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Baker in Johannesburg:
"I Wish I Knew All The Basics About Baking."
Always make sure that when you learn something new you must always make it a point that you have your recipe next to you and follow it as written on the book.

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Gender

Female
70%
female alumni
 
Male
30%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 34% dental benefits Dental: 23%
vision benefits Vision: 16% employee benefits None: 64%
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