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Cook Dinner Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$33,852 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cook Dinner is $33,852 a year and $16 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Cook Dinner is between $31,199 and $39,777. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Cooks, prepares, and seasons soups, meats, vegetables, desserts, and other foodstuffs for consumption in eating establishments.
  • Reads menu to estimate food requirements and buys food from supplier.
  • Prepares soups, salads, gravies, desserts, sauces, and casseroles.
  • Bakes, roasts, broils, and steams meats, fish, vegetables, and other foods.
  • Adds seasoning to foods during mixing or cooking, according to personal judgment and experience.
Cook Dinner Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Cooks, Restaurant

Job family population: 1,276,510

Estimated population of Cook Dinner jobs: 119,545

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Cook Dinner Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

COOK (FULL-TIME) @ Met Museum Dining Room
May 10
New York, NY, USA
Compass Group
We have an opening for a full-time COOK position. * Location : Met Museum Dining Room - 1000 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10028 Note: online applications accepted only. * Schedule : F/T- Various shifts ...
In Room Dining Cook
May 8
New York, NY, USA
Starr Restaurants- Equinox Hotel
We are seeking an In Room Dining Cook to join our team! This is an amazing opportunity to work in NYC first ever Equinox hotel. You will thrive in a fast-paced environment and dedicate time to ...
Lead Line Cook
Mar 25
New York, NY, USA
Executive Dining Room
NYC Private Executive Hospitality Dining is offering an excellent opportunity for an energetic professional Lead Line Cook. We offer a unique culinary position which offers endless creativity. We ...
Line Cook
May 6
Asbury Park, NJ, USA
Brickwall Tavern & Dining Room
Experienced line cooks wanted for Brickwall in Asbury Park. If you are skilled and still willing to ... More detail about Brickwall Tavern & Dining Room, please visit
$15 Grill- Line Cook | No Weekends!
May 10
Mahwah, NJ, USA
American Food & Vending
$15 -Line Grill Cook | No Weekends American Dining Creations, a national provider of Corporate Dining services is now hiring for the position of Grill Line Cook. The position of Line Grill Cook will ...
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