Average Line Cook Hourly Pay in Canada

C$13.71
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
C$976
Bonus
C$773
Commission
C$1,186
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The average hourly pay for a Line Cook in Canada is C$13.71.
10%
C$11.31
MEDIAN
C$13.71
90%
C$16.88
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Hourly Rate
C$11 - C$17
Bonus
C$50 - C$3,500
Profit Sharing
C$99 - C$7,047
Commission
C$0 - C$773
Total Pay
C$24,437 - C$37,488

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Job Description for Line Cook

Line Cook Tasks
  • Follow recipes and product directions for preparing food.
  • Stock, date, rotate and check temperature of products.
  • Operate a variety of kitchen equipment.
  • Clean and sanitize work stations and equipment.
  • Taste products and keep records in order to accurately plan food production.

Job Satisfaction for Line Cook

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The top respondents for the job title Line Cook are from the companies Boston Pizza International, Earls Restaurants and Joey Tomatoes. Reported salaries are highest at Cactus Club Cafe where the average pay is C$14.52. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Jack Astor's and Montana's, earning around C$13.05 and C$12.91, respectively. Smitty's pays the lowest at around C$12.29. Earls Restaurants and Boston Pizza International also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying C$12.31 and C$12.53, respectively.

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Pay by Experience Level for Line Cook

An entry-level Line Cook with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$12.40 based on 56 salaries. An early career Line Cook with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$13.30 based on 837 salaries. A mid-career Line Cook with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$14.28 based on 337 salaries. An experienced Line Cook with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$14.70 based on 236 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$15.
Employees with Line Cook in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 5.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (5.0% more) and Mississauga, Ontario (3.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (13.6% less) and Ottawa, Ontario (2.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,539 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.6%
Early Career
54.4%
Mid Career
21.9%
Experienced
15.3%
Late Career
4.7%