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Short Order Cook Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$21,478 (USD)

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Last updated: February 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Short Order Cook is $21,478 a year and $10 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Short Order Cook is between $18,719 and $24,843. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Short Order Cook. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Prepares cook-to-order food requiring short preparation times.
  • Takes food order from customer, and cooks foods according to customer requirements.
  • Completes order and serves patrons at counters or tables.
Short Order Cook Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Cooks, Short Order

Job family population: 174,230

Estimated population of Short Order Cook jobs: 162,940

Rate of error: 3.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Short Order Cook Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

Cook Line Cook
Jan 4
Gretna, NE, USA
Hillcrest Health Services
... short order style cooking -Serve Safe certificate or willing to obtain within one month of hire -Must understand PAR levels and how to manage inventory -Excellent customer service skills Hillcrest ...
Cook II
Jan 31
Lincoln, NE, USA
LaborMax Staffing
Prepares and cooks to order foods requiring short and broader preparation time. * May produce food and serve customers at an a la carte or may operate a grill station. * Prepares food in accordance ...
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