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Cook Seafood Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$44,017 (USD)

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The average pay for a Cook Seafood is $44,017 a year and $21 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Cook Seafood is between $33,226 and $52,929. 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 fruits, vegetables, meats, condiments, or fish products, preparatory to canning or extraction of byproducts, using cooking equipment.
  • Weighs or measures ingredients according to recipe, using scale or graduated container.
  • Loads ingredients into kettle or pressure cooker.
  • Observes thermometer and gauges, turns valve to admit steam to pressure cookers or lights gas burner to heat and cook contents of kettles.
  • Stirs mixture in kettle to blend and prevent scorching of contents, using hand or power-driven paddles.
  • Observes cooking process or tests batch liquor with viscosimeter or hydrometer to verify viscosity or specific gravity and to ascertain completeness of cooking process.
  • Starts pump, opens valve, or tilts or scoops contents of kettle into container to unload cooked contents.
  • May test batch for sugar content, using refractometer.
  • May mix ingredients prior to cooking.
  • May be designated according to material cooked.
Cook Seafood Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 33,340

Estimated population of Cook Seafood jobs: 8,238

Rate of error: 4.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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

Cook Chef
Apr 8
Bronx, NY, USA
Sammy's Fish Box Restaurant
Would you like to prepare delicious seafood dishes for our guests and play a critical role in the daily operations of our world renowned Seafood Restaurant in Bronx, NY? We have sveral Line Cook ...
Full Time Cook
May 1
Woodhaven, NY, USA
Duties & Responsibilities : · Prepares a variety of meats, seafood, poultry, vegetables and other food items for cooking in broilers, ovens, grills, fryers and a variety of other kitchen equipment. ...
Prep Cooks
May 1
Livingston, NJ, USA
Prep Cooks jobs require candidates to prepare a variety of meats, seafood, poultry, vegetables and other food items for cooking in broilers, ovens, grills, fryers and a variety of other kitchen ...
Lead Line Cook
May 2
New York, NY, USA
JeJu Noodle Bar
We are looking for cooks who are passionate about, not only the kitchen, but the restaurant ... Jeju Island is well known for naturally farmed pork and abundant fresh seafood. The famous South ...
Line Cooks and Pantry Cooks
May 15
Eatontown, NJ, USA
Woody's Ocean Grille-Tinton Falls
Line Cooks and Pantry Cooks Wanted Woody's Ocean Grille in Tinton Falls is looking for experienced ... fresh seafood and high-quality steaks. This does NOT need to be a seasonal position. We would ...
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