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 below the statewide median wage.
Wages for Restaurant 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 21,560 workers employed in this very large career.
Where do Restaurant Cooks most often work?
- Food Services and Drinking Places
- Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries
- Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations
- Food and Beverage Stores
This career is currently in moderate demand.
This career is seeing very high growth compared to other careers.
There will be a need for about 47,676 new Restaurant Cooks to meet market demand between 2018-2028. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.
|Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN||16,795||19,577||2,782||16.6%|
Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.