Residential Care Facility Cook Salary in the United States

How much does a Residential Care Facility Cook make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Residential Care Facility Cook in the United States is $15 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $14 and $17. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Residential Care Facility Cook prepares a wide variety of menu items for residents and visitors in an assisted living or skilled nursing facility. Prepares and portions foods according to established recipes. Being a Residential Care Facility Cook provides food for special dietary needs as needed. Ensures compliance with food safety regulations. Additionally, Residential Care Facility Cook may require a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Residential Care Facility Cook works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. To be a Residential Care Facility Cook typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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