The annual and hourly salary statistics of restaurant cooks in Tallahassee, Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of restaurant cooks in Tallahassee is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$18,540|
|25th Percentile Wage||$20,480|
|50th Percentile Wage||$23,460|
|75th Percentile Wage||$27,620|
|90th Percentile Wage||$31,860|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for restaurant cooks in Tallahassee, Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $31,860. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $23,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,540.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of restaurant cooks from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $23,460 in Tallahassee is in the middle of salary range for restaurant cooks in state of Florida. In comparison, the annual salary of restaurant cooks in Tallahassee is 23.8 percent (23.8%) lower than that in the highest paying South Florida nonmetropolitan area and 17.2 percent (17.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Palm Coast.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|South Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Naples-Marco Island|| |
|Sebastian-Vero Beach|| |
|West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach|| |
|Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach|| |
|Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall|| |
|Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach|| |
|Cape Coral-Fort Myers|| |
|Punta Gorda|| |
|North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota|| |
|Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent|| |
|Port St Lucie|| |
|Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach|| |
|Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin|| |
|Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater|| |
|Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach|| |
|Lakeland-Winter Haven|| |
|Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville|| |
|Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Palm Coast|| |
See also: Top paying jobs in Tallahassee, Florida.