Cook salary in Tennessee

Average salary
$25,000/yr
Based on 3,187 income tax records
$16,000
$54,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$22K
 
$25K
 
$26K
 
$26K
 
$24K
$16,000
$54,000
How much do Cooks make?
The average total salary for a Cook is $25,000 per year. This is based on data from 3,187 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Cook and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Cook salary can vary between $16,000 to $54,000 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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Blackberry Farm, Tennessee
11 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$18K – $47K
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US Department Of Defense, Tennessee
13 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$17K – $55K
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Aubreys, Tennessee
20 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$18K – $39K
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Panda Restaurant Group, Tennessee
15 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$19K – $40K
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Sodexo, Tennessee
18 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$18K – $57K
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Compass Group, Tennessee
58 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$16K – $60K
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Connor Concepts, Tennessee
10 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$17K – $45K
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National Institutes Of Health, Tennessee
20 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$21K – $38K
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Brinker International, Tennessee
23 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$16K – $41K
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GMRI, Tennessee
40 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$18K – $43K
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Vanderbilt University, Tennessee
11 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$20K – $40K
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Marriott International, Tennessee
18 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$15K – $93K
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Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Tennessee
55 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$16K – $39K
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Copper Cellar, Tennessee
36 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$17K – $37K
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Applebee’s, Tennessee
24 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$16K – $44K
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TRH Management, Tennessee
19 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$19K – $41K
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Buffalo Wild Wings, Tennessee
17 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$16K – $35K
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Waffle House, Tennessee
39 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$17K – $37K
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Outback Steakhouse, Tennessee
24 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$16K – $44K
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Red Lobster Hospitality, Tennessee
10 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$15K – $32K
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Food City, Tennessee
23 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$16K – $25K

Cook demographics in Tennessee

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83% are single
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17% are married
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25% have kids
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13% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Cooks in Tennessee

3,187 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a cook in Tennessee is $25,000 per year. Cook salaries in Tennessee can vary between $16,000 to $54,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 3,187 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as cook.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for cooks in Tennessee: Blackberry Farm ($38,000 a year), US Department of Defense ($37,500 a year), and Aubreys ($29,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for cooks in Tennessee: Antioch, TN ($33,000 a year), Powell, TN ($33,000 a year), and Pigeon Forge, TN ($31,000 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.