What is the average salary for a Food Preparation Worker in New York?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Food Preparation Worker is $23,530. Salaries start from $16,510 and go up to $34,260. Please note that the average salary for a Food Preparation Worker may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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Highest

The top 10% of Food Preparation Workers in New York, New York earn:

$34,260
Senior

The top 25% of Food Preparation Workers in New York, New York earn:

$28,440
Experienced

The middle 50% of Food Preparation Workers in New York, New York earn:

$22,230
Junior

The bottom 25% of Food Preparation Workers in New York, New York earn:

$18,230
Starting

The bottom 10% of Food Preparation Workers in New York, New York earn:

$16,510

Historical salary

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics