Food Preparation Worker Salary in United States

What is the salary of a Food Preparation Worker?

The average salary of a Food Preparation Worker in United States is $21,110. Salaries start from around $16,580 and go up to $28,990. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

$0 $28,990
Starting ($16.6k)
Junior ($17.8k)
Experienced ($19.4k)
Senior ($23.5k)
Highest ($29.0k)
Highest

The top 10% of Food Preparation Workers in United States earn:

$28,990
Senior

The top 25% of Food Preparation Workers in United States earn:

$23,510
Experienced

The middle 50% of Food Preparation Workers in United States earn:

$19,440
Junior

The bottom 25% of Food Preparation Workers in United States earn:

$17,800
Starting

The bottom 10% of Food Preparation Workers in United States earn:

$16,580

Historical salary

Food Preparation Worker salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Nevada 27,320 1
Alaska 26,350 2
Hawaii 24,460 3
Connecticut 24,030 4
Rhode Island 23,910 5
North Dakota 23,880 6
District of Columbia 23,770 7
Washington 23,580 8
New York 23,530 9
Massachusetts 23,320 10
Vermont 22,990 11
Minnesota 22,850 12
Colorado 22,690 13
New Hampshire 22,530 14
Maryland 22,390 15
New Jersey 21,920 16
Maine 21,870 17
Wyoming 21,660 18
Oregon 21,660 19
Ohio 21,630 20
Michigan 21,520 21
Pennsylvania 21,410 22
Florida 21,320 23
California 21,290 24
United States 21,110 25
Virginia 21,060 26
New Mexico 20,920 27
Arizona 20,620 28
Montana 20,510 29
Delaware 20,400 30
Georgia 20,320 31
Kentucky 20,310 32
North Carolina 20,290 33
Virgin Islands 20,200 34
Wisconsin 20,190 35
Idaho 20,140 36
Illinois 20,040 37
Utah 20,030 38
South Carolina 19,890 39
Missouri 19,720 40
Texas 19,710 41
Indiana 19,550 42
Iowa 19,480 43
Tennessee 19,230 44
Alabama 19,200 45
Oklahoma 19,020 46
West Virginia 18,950 47
South Dakota 18,920 48
Kansas 18,880 49
Nebraska 18,560 50
Puerto Rico 18,500 51
Arkansas 17,990 52
Mississippi 17,750 53
Louisiana 17,730 54
Guam 17,320 55

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