Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Grill Cook is $13.01
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Grill Cooks?
An early career Grill Cook with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.67 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Grill Cook with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.02 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Grill Cook with 10-19 years of …Read more
What Do Grill Cooks Do?
Grill cooks are kitchen employees who typically work in restaurants to prepare foods from a menu. They typically specialize in grill work, which may involve large flat griddles, gas or electric broilers, or flame-heated grills. In kitchens which specifically require a grill cook, they may serve on a team or brigade which coordinates with cooks who handle other areas of the kitchen (sometimes called the line, which is why these workers are collectively known as "line cooks").
Grill cooks are …Read more
- Follow recipes and processes to create standard food products.
- Plate and present meals.
- Monitor and update inventory, rotating and dating food supplies.
- Maintain and sanitize cooking and preparation area.