Average Late-Career Prep Cook Hourly Pay

$12.69
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$9.17
MEDIAN
$12.69
90%
$16.03

The average hourly pay for a Prep Cook is $12.69

Hourly Rate
$9 - $16
Bonus
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$19k - $33k
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What Do Prep Cooks Do?

Prep Cook Tasks
  • Follow standard procedures to prepare ingredients and food products.
  • Interact with customers and team courteously.
  • Maintain a hygienic environment and personal appearance.
  • Set up and break down equipment, materials, and ingredients.
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Gender Breakdown

Female
54.2%
Male
45.8%
This data is based on 72 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

34%

Dental

27%

Vision

25%

None

65%