Cook salary in Houston Metro Area, TX

Average salary
$24,500/yr
Based on 1,597 income tax records
$15,500
$57,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
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$21K
 
$25K
 
$26K
 
$25K
 
$24K
$15,500
$57,500
How much do Cooks make?
The average total salary for a Cook is $24,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,597 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Cook and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Cook salary can vary between $15,500 to $57,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Cook salary by location

Cook salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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The Methodist Hospital, Harris County, TX
11 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$31K – $42K
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H‑E‑B, Harris County, TX
18 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$21K – $54K
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Compass Group, Harris County, TX
23 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$19K – $60K
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Brinker International, Harris County, TX
12 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$18K – $40K
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Raising Cane’s Restaurants, Harris County, TX
11 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$16K – $28K
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Whataburger, Harris County, TX
18 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$16K – $26K

Cook demographics in Houston Metro Area, TX

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77% are single
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23% are married
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32% have kids
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18% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Cooks in Houston Metro Area, TX

1,597 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a cook in Houston Metro Area, TX is $24,500 per year. Cook salaries in Houston Metro Area, TX can vary between $15,500 to $57,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,597 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as cook.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for cooks near Houston Metro Area, TX: The Methodist Hospital ($32,500 a year), H‑E‑B ($31,000 a year), and Compass Group ($30,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for cooks near Houston Metro Area, TX: Manor, TX ($33,500 a year), Buda, TX ($32,500 a year), and Round Rock, TX ($31,500 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.