Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Pizza Cook / Chef / Maker is $8.07
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Pizza Cook / Chef / Makers?
An entry-level Pizza Cook / Chef / Maker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $7.95 based on 13 salaries. An early career Pizza Cook / Chef / Maker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $7.93 based on 31 …Read more
What Do Pizza Cook / Chef / Makers Do?
A pizza cook/chef/maker is the person makes the pizzas offered by a pizzeria or other restaurant. The pizza cook generally works in a commercial kitchen in the preparation and baking of the pizza.
Because pizzas typically involve a wide variety of ingredients, the pizza cook should expect to do a great deal of preparatory work sch as cutting and portioning vegetables, preparing cheeses, and slicing meats. Additionally, many restaurants will require the pizza chef to work to create a variety …Read more
- Prepare ingredients, sauce and dough and assemble pizzas according to standards and orders.
- Operate pizza ovens and conduct maintenance, reporting problems.
- Assist with special orders and when other work stations fall behind.
- Maintain a hygienic work station, rotate ingredients, and clean equipment and pizza ovens.