The average wage for a Pizza Cook / Chef / Maker is $9.08 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
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$16,630 - $51,600
$17K
$30K
$52K
MEDIAN: $30,419
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$7.33 - $12.93
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MEDIAN: $9.08
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$16,630 - $51,600  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $2,909  
Profit Sharing
$150.00  
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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$15,370 - $31,221  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 61
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$7.33 - $12.93  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $2.47  
Overtime
$8.69 - $22.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$-0.50 - $2,909  
   
Profit Sharing
$150.00  
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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$15,370 - $31,221  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 698

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Job Description for Pizza Cook / Chef / Maker

A pizza cook/chef/maker is the person makes the pizzas offered by a pizzeria or other restaurant. The pizza cook generally works in a commercial kitchen in the preparation and baking of the pizza.

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Pizza Cook / Chef / Maker Tasks

  • Prepare ingredients, sauce and dough and assemble pizzas according to standards and orders.
  • Operate pizza ovens and conduct maintenance, reporting problems.
  • Assist with special orders and when other work stations fall behind.
  • Maintain a hygienic work station, rotate ingredients, and clean equipment and pizza ovens.

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Pay by Experience Level for Pizza Cook / Chef / Maker

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pizza Cook / Chef / Maker Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Pizza Cook / Chef / Maker?

Pizza Cook / Chef / Maker in Waupaca:
"Its a job."
Pros: Get tips here and there, free food and soda. Good boss but one of the supervisors are not as nice.
Cons: Not the best pay, cut hours frequently, hard to get on full time hours every single week, expensive medical insurance, only get pto for being there full time (40 hrs) every week for a year.

Key Stats for Pizza Cook / Chef / Maker

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 97 votes.
057
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Pizza Cook / Chef / Maker Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 37%

Experienced
up arrow 33%

Mid-Career
up arrow 19%

National Average
$20,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 97 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 17%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
dental benefits
None: 82%
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