All Other Cooks Salary Information

The salary statistics of all other cooks are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of all other cooks within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The all other cooks annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. All Other Cooks Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,870
25th Percentile Wage
$21,490
50th Percentile Wage
$27,120
75th Percentile Wage
$34,340
90th Percentile Wage
$43,580

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for all other cooks. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) all other cooks is $43,580. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $27,120. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18,870. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 130% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of all other cooks from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201627,1202.84%14.27%
201526,3505.24%-
201424,9703.56%-
201324,0803.45%-
201223,250--

Table 2. All Other Cooks Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of all other cooks in 15 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for all other cooks occupations is the mining sector with an annual salary $36,910. The lowest paying sector is the federal, state, and local government sector (annual salary $22,950).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Mining
$36,910
Transportation and Warehousing
$35,300
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$31,190
Information
$30,130
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$28,140
Accommodation and Food Services
$27,840
Manufacturing
$27,410
Wholesale Trade
$26,960
Educational Services
$26,930
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$25,960
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$25,800
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$25,010
Retail Trade
$24,480
Health Care and Social Assistance
$23,020
Federal, State, and Local Government
$22,950

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of All Other Cooks by States

From the above tables we note that not only all other cooks salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of all other cooks in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $18,870 to $37,550. The highest paying state for all other cooks is Alaska with a median annual salary of $37,550. The lowest paying state is Delaware with a median annual salary of $18,870. For more salary information of all other cooks profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Alaska
$37,550
Colorado
$37,470
Nevada
$37,060
Connecticut
$34,910
Maine
$34,160
New Hampshire
$32,180
California
$32,100
Hawaii
$31,380
Washington
$29,440
Kentucky
$29,310
New Jersey
$29,280
Massachusetts
$29,280
Maryland
$28,540
New York
$27,480
Oregon
$26,110
Louisiana
$26,080
Georgia
$26,000
Mississippi
$25,900
Arizona
$25,810
Missouri
$25,730
District of Columbia
$25,360
South Carolina
$25,310
West Virginia
$25,060
Wisconsin
$24,840
Florida
$24,830
Arkansas
$24,490
Alabama
$23,930
Texas
$23,860
Illinois
$23,550
Virginia
$23,540
New Mexico
$23,350
Minnesota
$23,270
Oklahoma
$23,260
Indiana
$22,760
Michigan
$22,540
Iowa
$22,530
Pennsylvania
$22,430
Tennessee
$22,020
Idaho
$20,810
North Carolina
$20,210
Ohio
$19,300
Delaware
$18,870


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