Average Line Cook Hourly Pay

$12.59
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$9.57
MEDIAN
$12.59
90%
$16.15

The average hourly pay for a Line Cook is $12.59

Hourly Rate
$10 - $16
Bonus
$23 - $2k
Profit Sharing
$15 - $6k
Commission
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$20k - $35k
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What Do Line Cooks Do?

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.
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Job Satisfaction for Line Cook

3.6 out of 5
(1,877)
Highly Satisfied
185Reviews
Based on 1,877 responses, the job of Line Cook has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.55 out of 5. On average, Line Cooks are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
75.3%
Female
24.2%
Prefer to self-define
0.5%
This data is based on 3,721 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

28%

Dental

22%

Vision

18%

None

71%