Food Preparation salary in US Midwest Region

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How much do Food Preparations make?
The average total salary for a Food Preparation is $22,000 per year. This is based on data from 270 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Food Preparation and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Food Preparation salary can vary between $15,500 to $37,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Food Preparation demographics in US Midwest Region

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85% are single
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15% are married
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19% have kids
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16% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Food Preparations in US Midwest Region

270 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a food preparation in US Midwest Region is $22,000 per year. Food preparation salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $15,500 to $37,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 270 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as food preparation.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for food preparations in US Midwest Region: Chicago Metro Area, IL ($25,500 a year), St. Louis Metro Area, MO ($25,500 a year), and Minneapolis Metro Area, MN ($23,000 a year).
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
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.