Line Cook in San Diego, California Salary

The average wage for a Line Cook in San Diego, California is $12.67 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$10.08 - $16.42
$10
$13
$16
MEDIAN: $12.56
10%
50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $10.08 - $16.42
Hourly Tips $0.00 - $3.55
Overtime $14.68 - $25.73
Annual Data $0$36K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$22,435 - $36,882
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 47

About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

Line Cook Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Line Cook

Pay by Experience for a Line Cook has a positive trend. An entry-level Line Cook with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $26,000 based on 29 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Line Cook with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Line Cook which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 8 salaries. A Line Cook with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Line Cook

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Line Cook Salaries

Late-Career
▲29%

Experienced
▲11%

Mid-Career
▲5%

National Average
$27,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 26%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
no benefits
None: 61%