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Food Fast Food Cook Salary

$24,843 (USD)

Average Salary

$12/hr

Average Hourly

$340

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 09, 2019

The average pay for a Food Fast Food Cook is $24,843 a year and $12 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Food Fast Food Cook is between $19,839 and $28,685. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Cooks and prepares to-order foods requiring short preparation time.
  • Reads food order or receives verbal instructions as to food required by patron, and prepares and cooks food according to instructions.
Food Fast Food Cook Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Cooks, Fast Food

Job family population: 487,510

Estimated population of Food Fast Food Cook jobs: 159,908

Rate of error: 1.8%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$28,800
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Food Fast Food Cook Job Listings for United States

Crew Member
Dec 3
Redlands, CA, USA
Fast food Franchisee
... and fast paced culture. • Flexible Schedules - Prefer nights? Need AM shifts? Going to school ... great food to our amazing customers by cross training everyone on all stations. • Great ...
Western Food Cook
Oct 4
Inglewood, CA, USA
Fastemps Inc
Must follow cooking recipes and food preparation specifications; * Must be very familiar with ... Must be able to work in a fast paced environment; * Must be able to lift, bend, and push 30 pounds ...
Food Prep / Cook
Dec 4
Seattle, WA, USA
Kikka Sushi
WA, 98116 The Food Prep / Cook will make sushi in advance and per customer's request. No experience ... Working in quick service restaurants, supermarkets or fast paced environments * Food handling ...
Food Prep / Cook
Dec 2
Kikka Sushi - Seattle
WA, 98116 The Food Prep / Cook will make sushi in advance and per customer's request. No experience ... Working in quick service restaurants, supermarkets or fast paced environments Food handling ...
Restaurant Manager - Fast Casual - Fast Food
Oct 18
Camp Pendleton, CA, USA
ELPX LLC
Seeks information regarding trends affecting food service industry We offer our Full-Time ... Employees must prepare hot and cold foods, use Chinese cook knife and other kitchen equipment and ...

The average pay for a Food Fast Food Cook is $24,843 a year and $12 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Food Fast Food Cook is between $19,839 and $28,685. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Crew Member
Dec 3
Redlands, CA, USA
Fast food Franchisee
... and fast paced culture. • Flexible Schedules - Prefer nights? Need AM shifts? Going to school ... great food to our amazing customers by cross training everyone on all stations. • Great ...
Western Food Cook
Oct 4
Inglewood, CA, USA
Fastemps Inc
Must follow cooking recipes and food preparation specifications; * Must be very familiar with ... Must be able to work in a fast paced environment; * Must be able to lift, bend, and push 30 pounds ...
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