Prep Cook salary in the United States

Average salary
$23,000/yr
Based on 3,911 income tax records
$16,000
$41,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$22K
 
$23K
 
$24K
 
$24K
 
$23K
$16,000
$41,500
How much do Prep Cooks make?
The average total salary for a Prep Cook is $23,000 per year. This is based on data from 3,911 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Prep Cook and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Prep Cook salary can vary between $16,000 to $41,500 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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Prep Cook salary by location

Prep Cook salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Compass Group, Santa Clara County, CA
13 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$41K – $53K

Prep Cook demographics in United States

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87% are single
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13% are married
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21% have kids
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11% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Prep Cooks in United States

3,911 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a prep cook in the United States is $23,000 per year. Prep cook salaries in the United States can vary between $16,000 to $41,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 3,911 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as prep cook.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for prep cooks in the United States: San Jose Metro Area, CA ($46,500 a year), San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($39,500 a year), and Anchorage Metro Area, AK ($32,500 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.