Food Preparation Worker Salary

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What is the average salary for a Food Preparation Worker?

The average salary of a Food Preparation Worker is $10.2. Salaries start from $8.0 and go up to $13.9. 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.

Learn more about the Food Preparation Worker job market for salaries of real jobs in your area.

$0 $13.9
Starting ($7.97)
Junior ($8.56)
Experienced ($9.35)
Senior ($11.3)
Highest ($13.94)
Highest

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

$13.9
Senior

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

$11.3
Experienced

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

$9.4
Junior

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

$8.6
Starting

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

$8.0

Historical salary

Food Preparation Worker salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Nevada 13.1 1
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Alaska 12.7 2
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Hawaii 11.8 3
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Connecticut 11.6 4
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Rhode Island 11.5 5
Food Preparation Worker Salary in North Dakota 11.5 6
Food Preparation Worker Salary in District of Columbia 11.4 7
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Washington 11.3 8
Food Preparation Worker Salary in New York 11.3 9
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Massachusetts 11.2 10
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Vermont 11.1 11
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Minnesota 11.0 12
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Colorado 10.9 13
Food Preparation Worker Salary in New Hampshire 10.8 14
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Maryland 10.8 15
Food Preparation Worker Salary in New Jersey 10.5 16
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Maine 10.5 17
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Oregon 10.4 18
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Wyoming 10.4 19
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Ohio 10.4 20
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Michigan 10.3 21
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Pennsylvania 10.3 22
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Florida 10.3 23
Food Preparation Worker Salary in California 10.2 24
Food Preparation Worker Salary in United States 10.2 25
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Virginia 10.1 26
Food Preparation Worker Salary in New Mexico 10.1 27
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Arizona 9.9 28
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Montana 9.9 29
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Delaware 9.8 30
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Georgia 9.8 31
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Kentucky 9.8 32
Food Preparation Worker Salary in North Carolina 9.8 33
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Virgin Islands 9.7 34
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Wisconsin 9.7 35
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Idaho 9.7 36
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Utah 9.6 37
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Illinois 9.6 38
Food Preparation Worker Salary in South Carolina 9.6 39
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Missouri 9.5 40
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Texas 9.5 41
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Indiana 9.4 42
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Iowa 9.4 43
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Tennessee 9.2 44
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Alabama 9.2 45
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Oklahoma 9.2 46
Food Preparation Worker Salary in West Virginia 9.1 47
Food Preparation Worker Salary in South Dakota 9.1 48
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Kansas 9.1 49
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Nebraska 8.9 50
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Puerto Rico 8.9 51
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Arkansas 8.7 52
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Mississippi 8.5 53
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Louisiana 8.5 54
Food Preparation Worker Salary in Guam 8.3 55