A General Cook earns an average wage of $11.84 per hour.

$11,836 - $45,615
(Median)
$12K
$24K
$46K
MEDIAN: $23,879
10%
50%
90%

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$9.16 - $16.00
(Median)
$9
$12
$16
MEDIAN: $11.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary 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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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$11,836 - $45,615  
   
Bonus
$150.00  
Profit Sharing
$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).
)
$18,428 - $35,918  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 10 Nov 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 17
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.16 - $16.00  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $0.39  
Overtime
$14.59 - $24.24  
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.
)
$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$150.00  
   
Profit Sharing
$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).
)
$18,428 - $35,918  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 10 Nov 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 243
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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 51%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
medical benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 44%
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