The average hourly pay for a Dietary Cook in Australia is AU$23.55.
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Job Description for Dietary Cook
A dietary cook is generally responsible for providing meals that are nutritious and appetizing to their clients. The meals need to be carefully handled, prepared correctly, and served at the right temperature and in correct serving sizes. They are also responsible for checking their organization's menu daily and ensuring that preparation for the upcoming meals have been completed. Additionally, the dietary cook must ensure that all cooking supplies and dishware are properly cleaned, which includ…Read more
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Pay by Experience Level for Dietary Cook
An early career Dietary Cook with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$23.00 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Dietary Cook with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$23.72 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Dietary Cook with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$22.52 based on 5 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$23.
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