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Kitchen Helper Salary

$25,010 (USD)

Average Salary

$12/hr

Average Hourly

$955

Average Bonus

Last updated: January 26, 2020

The average pay for a Kitchen Helper is $25,010 a year and $12 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Kitchen Helper is between $19,795 and $29,081. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Kitchen Helper. 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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Job Summary

Description:
  • Keeps kitchen work areas and restaurant equipment and utensils in clean and orderly condition.
  • Sweeps and mops floors.
  • Washes worktables, walls, refrigerators, and meat blocks.
  • Sorts and takes out recycling and garbage, placing them in designated containers.
Kitchen Helper Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Dishwashers

Job family population: 504,770

Estimated population of Kitchen Helper jobs: 84,524

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2025:
$28,993
5 Year Change:
16 %
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About United States

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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or 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 328 million, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous...

Kitchen Helper Job Listings for United States

AM Kitchen Helper (393486)
Jan 21
Katy, TX, USA
Resort Lifestyle Communities
The AM Kitchen Helper works collectively with the Culinary and Dining Services team under the direction of the Executive Chef. What makes this opportunity right for you: * Live by our core values of ...
Relief Kitchen Helper (394002)
Jan 21
Bartlett, TN, USA
Resort Lifestyle Communities
We are now accepting applications for a Relief Kitchen Helper team member to ensure a first-class dining experience for residents and their guests. You will work collectively with the Culinary and ...
Kitchen Helper/Dishwasher
Jan 20
Allen, TX, USA
Alexis Estates
The Kitchen Helper is cross-trained to do all tasks in kitchen. This is a training and development role with the hope that you will aspire to become part of our essential culinary personnel in the ...
Kitchen Helper | Fast Casual
Jan 17
Lawndale, CA, USA
eLink Recruiting Solutions, Inc.
The Kitchen Helper is required to prepare food to the exact chef's specifications and to set up stations for menu. Kitchen Helper duties will consist of assisting the executive chef/kitchen manager ...
Part-Time Kitchen Helper/Dishwasher
Jan 22
Gladstone, OR, USA
Somerset Lodge
Somerset Lodge, the premier retirement community for active seniors in Gladstone, is now hiring for a part-time Kitchen Helper/Dishwasher. Schedule for this position would vary, with morning and ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Kitchen Helper is $25,010 a year and $12 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Kitchen Helper is between $19,795 and $29,081. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Kitchen Helper. 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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The AM Kitchen Helper works collectively with the Culinary and Dining Services team under the direction of the Executive Chef. What makes this opportunity right for you: * Live by our core values of ...
Relief Kitchen Helper (394002)
Jan 21
Bartlett, TN, USA
Resort Lifestyle Communities
We are now accepting applications for a Relief Kitchen Helper team member to ensure a first-class dining experience for residents and their guests. You will work collectively with the Culinary and ...
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