Cooks are most often employed by the Restaurants & Food Services industry. The average yearly wage for Cooks was $19,038 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Cooks by wage are Waiters & waitresses, Food servers, nonrestaurant, and Library technicians.
Cooks are part of the Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations, along with Hosts & hostesses, restaurant, lounge, & coffee shop, Chefs & head cooks, Firstline supervisors of food preparation & serving workers, Cooks, Food preparation workers, and 7 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Cooks are Westpark Tollway, Between Loop I-610 & Beltway TX-8 PUMA, TX, North Little Rock, Sherwood & Jacksonville Cities PUMA, AR, and Mission Bend (Southwest), Cinco Ranch & Four Corners PUMA, TX. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Cooks are Westpark Tollway, Between Loop I-610 & Beltway TX-8 PUMA, TX, El Paso City (Central) PUMA, TX, and South of I-30 & West of I-635 PUMA, TX.