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Fine Dining Cook Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$57,689 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Fine Dining Cook is $57,689 a year and $28 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Fine Dining Cook is between $42,138 and $70,660. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Fine Dining Cook. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Supervises, coordinates, and contributes to the activities of cooks and other kitchen personnel engaged in preparing and cooking foods in hotel, restaurant, cafeteria, or other establishment.
  • Trains workers in task performance.
  • Determines food consumption, and requisitions or purchases foodstuffs, supplies, and equipment.
Fine Dining Cook Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Chefs and Head Cooks

Job family population: 131,430

Estimated population of Fine Dining Cook jobs: 7,917

Rate of error: 2.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Fine Dining Cook Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Cook Full Time
May 10
Chicago, IL, USA
Three Crowns Park
Prep Cook/Cook position Ideal entry into the restaurant industry or for someone looking to advance in their career This position offers a variety of culinary experience from casual dining to fine ...
Cook - Full-Time - Yorkville, IL
May 2
Yorkville, IL, USA
Cedarhurst Living, LLC
We envision dining within our communities to be that of a fine dining restaurant. As a Cook at Cedarhurst Living you will provide a top-notch dining experience for our residents and their families.
Pastry Cook
Mar 1
Chicago, IL, USA
GT Prime Steakhouse
GT PRIME - a high-volume, contemporary fine dining restaurant - in River North Chicago. We're currently hiring a Part Time PM PASTRY COOK to join the team. We are looking for a highly motivated, neat ...
Dining Aide/Server - Full-Time - Yorkville, IL
May 2
Yorkville, IL, USA
Cedarhurst Living, LLC
We envision dining within our communities to be that of a fine dining restaurant. As a Dining ... Maintains a clean work area by assisting with washing all pots, pans and cooking utensils used to ...
May 2
Glenwood, IL, USA
School Cafeteria/Dining Hall Environment, Moderate Noise. Work shifts often include early mornings ... fine finger dexterity; frequent standing, walking, and sitting, and lifting up to 20 pounds.
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