A Kitchen Hand earns an average wage of $8.96 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$7.39 - $12.91
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MEDIAN: $8.96
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$5$10$15
Hourly Rate
$7.39 - $12.91  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.13  
Overtime
$9.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$10K$20K$30K
Bonus
$200.00  
   
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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$15,486 - $26,766  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 46

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Job Description for Kitchen Hand

The kitchen hand is an entry-level position in the food business. Their responsibilities familiarize them with the workings and standards expected in a commercial kitchen, including safety standards.

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Key Stats for Kitchen Hand

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
068
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
4%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Kitchen Hand Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$19,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
4%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 17%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
dental benefits
None: 83%
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