Average Experienced Lead Cook Hourly Pay in Atlanta, Georgia

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The average hourly pay for an Experienced Lead Cook in Atlanta, Georgia is $13.61.
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Job Description for Lead Cook

Lead Cook Tasks
  • Oversee food handling and preparation throughout a kitchen.
  • Monitor and evaluate staff and coordinate break schedules.
  • Stock and maintain all food stations, ensuring hygienic workspaces.
  • Answer guest questions about menu and preparation.
  • Modify processes for routing and meeting orders according to time and quality standards.

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Lead Cook
Kitchen Manager
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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