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What is the average annual salary for Line Cook?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Line Cook may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Line Cook in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Line Cook in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Line Cook in the United States is $22,715 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Line Cook in the United Sates are expected to make less than $22,715.

Source: HR Reported data as of August 2014

Median $22,715
  • 10%$16,455
  • 25%$19,438
  • 75%$27,786
  • 90%$32,404

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Job Description for Line Cook

Follows a menu to prepare and cook meats, fish, poultry, gravies, cereals, soups, vegetables and other food according to proper preparation methods. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent and at least 4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the fields concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a Sous Chef or Executive Chef. View Line Cook job description

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Categories:  Restaurant and Food Services, Entry Level, Hotel, Gaming, Leisure, and Travel

Industries:  Hospitality & Leisure

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