Line Cook salary in the United States

Average salary
Based on 22,367 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Line Cooks make?
The average total salary for a Line Cook is $24,500 per year. This is based on data from 22,367 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Line Cook and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Line Cook salary can vary between $16,000 to $43,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Line Cook salary by location

Line Cook salary by company

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
Compass Group, Santa Clara County, CA
14 income tax records
$46K – $57K
Red Robin International, King County, WA
10 income tax records
$22K – $50K
Keystone Paying Agent, Polk County, FL
10 income tax records
$20K – $39K
The Ohio State University, Franklin County, OH
11 income tax records
$28K – $35K
Salt River Community Gaming, Maricopa County, AZ
15 income tax records
$21K – $35K
GMRI, Hillsborough County, FL
11 income tax records
$22K – $34K
Universal Studios, Orange County, FL
15 income tax records
$15K – $46K
Outback Steakhouse, Hillsborough County, FL
12 income tax records
$17K – $36K

Line Cook demographics in United States

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92% are single
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8% are married
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16% have kids
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8% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Line Cooks in United States

22,367 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a line cook in the United States is $24,500 per year. Line cook salaries in the United States can vary between $16,000 to $43,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 22,367 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as line cook.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for line cooks in the United States: Compass Group ($53,000 a year), Red Robin International ($32,500 a year), and Keystone Paying Agent ($30,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for line cooks in the United States: San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($31,000 a year), Boston Metro Area, MA ($28,500 a year), and Seattle Metro Area, WA ($28,500 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.