Training Requirements for Cooks, Private Household

Cooks, private household need a postsecondary nondegree award and less than 5 years experience.

Degrees for Cooks, private household
Percent
Less than High School 29.7
High School 40.7
Some College 18.5
Associates Degree 5.6
Bachelors Degree 4.7
Masters Degree 0.7
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.2

Employment Outlook for Cooks, Private Household

This represents about 35,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 0 more cooks, private household but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 9,000 more.

Typical Income for Cooks, Private Household

Hourly Income

On average,cooks, private household make $20.30 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Cooks, private household $10.13 $11.34 $15.42 $26.52 $30.16
Food preparation and serving related occupations $8.28 $8.94 $10.01 $12.34 $16.92
Cooks and food preparation workers $8.44 $9.27 $10.80 $13.18 $15.87
Cooks $8.47 $9.35 $10.99 $13.48 $16.29
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, cooks, private household make $42,220 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Cooks, private household $21,080 $23,590 $32,060 $55,170 $62,730
Food preparation and serving related occupations $17,220 $18,600 $20,810 $25,680 $35,200
Cooks and food preparation workers $17,550 $19,280 $22,460 $27,420 $33,000
Cooks $17,610 $19,450 $22,850 $28,030 $33,890
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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