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Specialty Cook Salary
in San Diego, California

$29,402 (USD)

Average Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly

$412

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Specialty Cook is $29,402 a year and $14 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Specialty Cook is between $24,959 and $34,188. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Cooks specialty foods according to recipe and specific methods applicable to type of cookery.
  • Prepares meats, soups, sauces, vegetables, and other foods.
  • Seasons and cooks food according to prescribed method.
  • Portions and garnishes food.
Specialty Cook Job Prevalence in San Diego, California, United States

Job family: Cooks, Restaurant

Job family population: 1,276,510

Estimated population of Specialty Cook jobs: 400,467

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$34,085
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About San Diego, California

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Description: San Diego (, Spanish: [san ˈdjeɣo]; Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a city in the U.S. state of California. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,419,516 as of July 1, 2017, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population...

Specialty Cook Job Listings for San Diego, California

Cook 2
Jul 19
San Diego, CA, USA
Hyatt
The Entry Level Cook is a culinary position that requires basic culinary skills or related cooking experience and good communication skills. This is typically a production position that requires ...
COOK (FULL-TIME) 2 openings - Monday-Friday!
Jul 18
San Diego, CA, USA
Compass Group
We have 2 openings for a full-time COOK position. * Location : Illumina i3 - 4795 Executive Dr, San Diego, CA 92122. Note: online applications accepted only. * Schedule : Monday thru Friday, shifts ...
COOK (FULL-TIME) 2 openings at Army and Navy Academy - Monday-Friday!
Jul 18
Carlsbad, CA, USA
Compass Group
We have 2 openings for a full-time COOK position. * Location : Army and Navy Academy - 2605 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92018. Note: online applications accepted only. * Schedule : Monday thru Friday ...
Sushi Chef / Cook
Jun 12
Oceanside, CA, USA
Haig Oceanside Inc
Prepares rolls, sashimi, specialty dishes and cooks various dishes, such as meats, vegetables, or desserts in restaurant.
Cook
Jul 8
Santa Ysabel, CA, USA
WARNER SPRINGS RANCH RES
Lake Henshaw Cafe in Santa Ysabel, CA is looking for one cook to join our 8 person strong team. We are located on 26439 Hwy 76. Our ideal candidate is attentive, ambitious, and reliable. Contact Greg ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Specialty Cook is $29,402 a year and $14 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Specialty Cook is between $24,959 and $34,188. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Specialty Cook Job Listings for San Diego, California

Cook 2
Jul 19
San Diego, CA, USA
Hyatt
The Entry Level Cook is a culinary position that requires basic culinary skills or related cooking experience and good communication skills. This is typically a production position that requires ...
COOK (FULL-TIME) 2 openings - Monday-Friday!
Jul 18
San Diego, CA, USA
Compass Group
We have 2 openings for a full-time COOK position. * Location : Illumina i3 - 4795 Executive Dr, San Diego, CA 92122. Note: online applications accepted only. * Schedule : Monday thru Friday, shifts ...
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