Cook salary in Cook County, IL

Average salary
$28,000/yr
Based on 1,763 income tax records
$16,000
$64,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$16,000
$64,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Cooks make?
The average total salary for a Cook is $28,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,763 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Cook and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Cook salary can vary between $16,000 to $64,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Cook salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Elgin, IL
35 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$23K – $33K
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Madison, WI
263 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$23K – $36K
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Chicago, IL
1,190 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$22K – $38K
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Berwyn, IL
23 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$25K – $37K
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Naperville, IL
26 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$20K – $35K
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Grand Rapids, MI
281 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$22K – $33K
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Mchenry, IL
22 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$24K – $30K
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Mishawaka, IN
42 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$20K – $31K
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Crown Point, IN
28 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$21K – $31K
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Holland, MI
57 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$20K – $33K
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South Bend, IN
121 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$20K – $32K
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Waukesha, WI
38 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$23K – $32K
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Cicero, IL
26 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$21K – $33K
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West Bend, WI
30 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$20K – $33K
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Wyoming, MI
35 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$20K – $29K
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Urbana, IL
39 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$23K – $31K
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Racine, WI
47 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$21K – $32K
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Menasha, WI
27 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$20K – $30K
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Milwaukee, WI
551 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$20K – $32K
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Janesville, WI
39 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$21K – $32K
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Waukegan, IL
36 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$21K – $31K
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Rockford, IL
55 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$20K – $31K
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Green Bay, WI
127 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$20K – $30K
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Fort Wayne, IN
233 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$21K – $30K
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Battle Creek, MI
44 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$19K – $31K
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Elkhart, IN
52 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$20K – $28K
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Champaign, IL
45 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$20K – $32K
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Michigan City, IN
39 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$19K – $32K
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Davenport, IA
89 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$20K – $29K
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Dubuque, IA
36 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$20K – $28K
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Lafayette, IN
91 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$20K – $29K
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Sheboygan, WI
47 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$21K – $30K
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Aurora, IL
43 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$20K – $33K
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Appleton, WI
89 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$18K – $29K
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Decatur, IL
42 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $27K
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Joliet, IL
47 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $27K
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Gary, IN
45 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $30K
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Muskegon, MI
67 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $26K
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Kalamazoo, MI
133 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$19K – $29K
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Kenosha, WI
54 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$18K – $30K
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Kokomo, IN
30 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$19K – $26K
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Valparaiso, IN
52 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$19K – $28K
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Peoria, IL
117 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$18K – $26K
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Fond Du Lac, WI
30 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$19K – $28K
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Moline, IL
39 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$19K – $25K
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Bloomington, IL
66 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$18K – $27K
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Oshkosh, WI
65 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$19K – $27K
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Pekin, IL
32 income tax records
$20,500/yr
$18K – $26K
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Terre Haute, IN
54 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$17K – $24K
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Benton Harbor, MI
41 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$17K – $26K

Cook salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Restaurant Personnel, Cook County, IL
30 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$26K – $64K
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Hyatt, Cook County, IL
10 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$37K – $47K
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Aramark, Cook County, IL
12 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$25K – $45K
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Compass Group, Cook County, IL
73 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$23K – $38K
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Chicago Public Schools, Cook County, IL
30 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$25K – $32K
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GMRI, Cook County, IL
13 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$23K – $33K
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Whole Foods Market, Cook County, IL
18 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$23K – $37K

Cook demographics in Cook County, IL

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85% are single
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15% are married
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25% have kids
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11% own a home

Cook salaries by age in Cook County, IL

$0
$7,500
$15,000
$22,500
$30,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Cooks in Cook County, IL

1,763 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a cook in Cook County, IL is $28,000 per year. Cook salaries in Cook County, IL can vary between $16,000 to $64,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,763 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as cook.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for cooks in Cook County, IL: Restaurant Personnel ($45,500 a year), Hyatt ($45,000 a year), and Aramark ($34,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for cooks in Cook County, IL: Elgin, IL ($30,000 a year), Madison, WI ($29,000 a year), and Chicago, IL ($28,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.