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Cook salary in the United States

Average salary
$26,000/yr
Based on 128,818 income tax records
$16,000
$56,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$16,000
$56,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

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The average salary for a Cook in the United States is $26,000 per year. This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 128,818 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as cooks. Cook salaries in the United States can vary between $16,000 to $56,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more. Read more
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Cook salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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San Francisco Metro Area, CA
1,231 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$29K – $54K
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San Jose Metro Area, CA
397 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$29K – $49K
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Barnstable Town Metro Area, MA
163 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$26K – $43K
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Bridgeport Metro Area, CT
194 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$26K – $44K
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Santa Cruz Metro Area, CA
104 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$24K – $44K
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Boston Metro Area, MA
1,925 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$26K – $45K
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New York Metro Area, NY
3,141 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$25K – $45K
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Seattle Metro Area, WA
2,449 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$27K – $42K
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Santa Rosa Metro Area, CA
229 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$25K – $46K
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Naples Metro Area, FL
152 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$26K – $40K
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Las Vegas Metro Area, NV
1,402 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$24K – $43K
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Urban Honolulu Metro Area, HI
540 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$25K – $43K
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Burlington Metro Area, VT
208 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$24K – $36K
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Santa Maria Metro Area, CA
163 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$24K – $40K
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Washington Metro Area, DC
1,531 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$23K – $41K
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Boulder Metro Area, CO
208 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$24K – $38K
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Worcester Metro Area, MA
413 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$23K – $39K
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Denver Metro Area, CO
1,583 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$24K – $38K
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Poughkeepsie Metro Area, NY
216 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$23K – $39K
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Bremerton Metro Area, WA
232 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$23K – $35K
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San Diego Metro Area, CA
1,263 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$23K – $38K
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Hartford Metro Area, CT
438 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$23K – $38K
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Providence Metro Area, RI
870 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$23K – $38K
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Portland Metro Area, ME
659 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$24K – $37K
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Los Angeles Metro Area, CA
2,355 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$23K – $38K
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Oxnard Metro Area, CA
142 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$23K – $36K
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Charlottesville Metro Area, VA
160 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$23K – $35K
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Madison Metro Area, WI
343 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$24K – $37K
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Portland Metro Area, OR
1,927 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$24K – $36K
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Anchorage Metro Area, AK
234 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$23K – $38K
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Minneapolis Metro Area, MN
1,485 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$23K – $36K
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Austin Metro Area, TX
1,339 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$23K – $37K
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San Luis Obispo Metro Area, CA
132 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$23K – $37K
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Manchester Metro Area, NH
289 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$23K – $36K
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Reno Metro Area, NV
268 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$24K – $35K
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Albany Metro Area, NY
503 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$23K – $36K
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New Haven Metro Area, CT
339 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$22K – $38K
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Cape Coral Metro Area, FL
413 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$22K – $36K
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Miami Metro Area, FL
1,422 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$22K – $38K
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Atlantic City Metro Area, NJ
153 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$22K – $36K
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Philadelphia Metro Area, PA
2,206 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$22K – $36K
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Hilton Head Island Metro Area, SC
167 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$21K – $36K
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Chicago Metro Area, IL
2,362 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$22K – $37K
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Charleston Metro Area, SC
612 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$22K – $37K
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Springfield Metro Area, MA
362 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$23K – $35K
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Ann Arbor Metro Area, MI
144 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$21K – $36K
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Nashville Metro Area, TN
1,002 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$22K – $35K
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Sacramento Metro Area, CA
748 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$22K – $34K
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Durham Metro Area, NC
272 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$22K – $35K
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Bellingham Metro Area, WA
223 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$22K – $37K

Cook salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Compass Group, San Francisco County, CA
10 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$50K – $79K
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Alameda Paying Agent, Honolulu County, HI
11 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$50K – $61K
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Marriott International, Cook County, IL
12 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$41K – $51K
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Hyatt, King County, WA
15 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$39K – $50K
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Mgm Grand Hotel, Clark County, NV
23 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$43K – $50K
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Caesars Entertainment, Clark County, NV
71 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$41K – $48K
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Wynn Las Vegas, Clark County, NV
32 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$43K – $47K
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Aria Hotel And Casino, Clark County, NV
30 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$38K – $47K
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Bellagio, Clark County, NV
18 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$44K – $46K
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Venetian Casino Resort, Clark County, NV
10 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$44K – $50K
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Apple, Santa Clara County, CA
18 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$38K – $75K
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The Cosmopolitan Of Las Vegas, Clark County, NV
19 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$41K – $46K
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Mandalay Bay, Clark County, NV
10 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$38K – $46K
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Mirage Casinohotel, Clark County, NV
13 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$39K – $46K
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Epic Systems, Dane County, WI
13 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$40K – $46K
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Aramark, Santa Clara County, CA
12 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$34K – $42K
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Guckenheimer Enterprises, Los Angeles County, CA
13 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$35K – $44K
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Pappa's Restaurants, Bexar County, TX
10 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$30K – $42K
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Lvgv, Clark County, NV
11 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$32K – $40K
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Amway Hotel, Kent County, MI
11 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$29K – $39K
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Np Red Rock, Clark County, NV
11 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$35K – $50K
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Wegmans Food Markets, Monroe County, NY
26 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$34K – $41K
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Restaurant Personnel, Cook County, IL
27 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$26K – $63K
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University Of Michigan, Washtenaw County, MI
13 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$29K – $38K
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Keystone Paying Agent, Lake County, FL
50 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$33K – $41K
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Michigan State University, Ingham County, MI
22 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$34K – $39K
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Pagliacci Pizza, King County, WA
20 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$29K – $41K
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Np Sunset, Clark County, NV
12 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$30K – $38K
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The City Of New York, Bronx County, NY
15 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$30K – $40K
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Edp Enterprises, Pulaski County, MO
23 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$32K – $40K
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Puget Consumers Coop, King County, WA
10 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$28K – $39K
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Biltmore Workforce Management In, Buncombe County, NC
15 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$29K – $39K
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US Department Of Defense, Honolulu County, HI
16 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$31K – $39K
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Cameron Mitchell Restaurants, Franklin County, OH
14 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$33K – $39K
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Fhr Austin Hotel Management Comp, Travis County, TX
12 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$29K – $61K
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Cornell University, Tompkins County, NY
14 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$30K – $38K
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The Methodist Hospital, Harris County, TX
12 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$30K – $37K
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Victoria Partners, Clark County, NV
14 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$32K – $41K
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University Of Southern, Los Angeles County, CA
10 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$32K – $39K
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The Cheesecake Factory, Maricopa County, AZ
15 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$30K – $40K
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McMenamins, Multnomah County, OR
13 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$28K – $36K
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Sodexo, San Diego County, CA
14 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$24K – $34K
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University Of Oregon, Lane County, OR
14 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$27K – $36K
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Oasis Advantage, Palm Beach County, FL
10 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$24K – $35K
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Universal Studios, Los Angeles County, CA
25 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$27K – $35K
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Panda Restaurant Group, Los Angeles County, CA
26 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$27K – $32K
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The Broadmoor Hotel, El Paso County, CO
22 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$22K – $29K
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New Seasons Market, Multnomah County, OR
23 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$25K – $29K
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Bill Miller, Bexar County, TX
24 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$20K – $30K
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In-N-Out, Los Angeles County, CA
27 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$22K – $31K

Cook demographics in the United States

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83% are single
married icon
17% are married
have kids icon
29% have kids
own a home icon
13% own a home

Cook salaries by age

$0
$6,875
$13,750
$20,625
$27,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Cooks in the United States

128,818 full-time salaries from 2019
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