The average hourly pay for a Cook, Fast Food at Popeye's is $8.34.
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What Do Cook, Fast Foods Do?
A fast food cook holds an entry-level position in casual, quick-serve restaurants. Most of these establishments are part of national chains, and thus put an emphasis on consistency of output on their cooks. A fast food cook normally learn one station (including its required food preparation) and then moves to others. New fast food cooks are traditionally paired at first with more experienced cooks who gradually add more and more duties to the new cook's responsibilities. A cook at this level fre…Read more
Cook, Fast Food Tasks
- Prepare a short range of menu items in a fast-food restaurant.
- Clean and sanitize work areas, equipment, and tools.
- Bake, roast, fry, grill, meats, fish, and other foods.
Popular Employer Salaries for Cook, Fast Food
The top respondents for the job title Cook, Fast Food are from the companies Burger King Corporation, Chick-Fil-A Inc and Sonic Drive - In. Reported salaries are highest at Chick-Fil-A Inc where the average pay is $9.18. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) Corporation and Burger King Corporation, earning around $8.40 and $8.34, respectively. Zaxby's pays the lowest at around $7.90. Hardee's and Sonic Drive - In also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $8.13 and $8.16, respectively.
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