Prep Cook salary in US South Region

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Based on 1,381 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Prep Cook is $22,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,381 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 $39,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Prep Cook salary by location

Prep Cook salary by company

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Brinker International, US South Region
37 income tax records
$19K – $32K
Wegmans Food Markets, US South Region
12 income tax records
$19K – $36K
P.F. Chang's China Bistro, US South Region
11 income tax records
$17K – $33K
GMRI, US South Region
37 income tax records
$16K – $37K
Outback Steakhouse, US South Region
29 income tax records
$16K – $33K
Compass Group, US South Region
25 income tax records
$16K – $35K
TRH Management, US South Region
20 income tax records
$16K – $30K
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, US South Region
27 income tax records
$15K – $32K

Prep Cook demographics in US South Region

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87% are single
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13% are married
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25% have kids
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11% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Prep Cooks in US South Region

1,381 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a prep cook in US South Region is $22,500 per year. Prep cook salaries in US South Region can vary between $16,000 to $39,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,381 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as prep cook.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for prep cooks in US South Region: Brinker International ($26,000 a year), Wegmans Food Markets ($25,500 a year), and P.F. Chang's China Bistro ($25,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for prep cooks in US South Region: Cincinnati Metro Area, OH ($28,000 a year), Birmingham Metro Area, AL ($28,000 a year), and Nashville Metro Area, TN ($27,500 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.