Fast Food Cooks
Wages & Outlook
Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.
This career pays well below the statewide median wage.
Wages for Fast Food Cooks *
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.
In Minnesota, there are 3,870 workers employed in this small career.
Where do Fast Food Cooks most often work?
- Food Services and Drinking Places
- Food and Beverage Stores
- Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries
- Gasoline Stations
This career is currently in very high demand.
This career is shrinking.
There will be a need for about 510 new Fast Food Cooks to meet market demand between 2016-2026. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.
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