Line Cook Salaries in Chicago, IL, United States Area

Updated Jun. 27, 2022
US$29,628 /yr
Average Base Pay

290 salaries

US$23K

Low

US$30K

Average

US$38K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Line Cook make in Chicago, IL? The average salary for a Line Cook is $29,628 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 290 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Line Cook employees in Chicago, IL.

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US$29,628 /yr
Line Cook
US$29,846 /yr
Senior Line Cook
US$36,546 /yr
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Lead Line Cook

US$36,546

per year

Prep Cook

US$29,558

per year

Breakfast Line Cook

US$29,674

per year

Grill Cook

US$27,030

per year

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McDonald's
3.5

McDonald's

Line Cook - Hourly

US$13

 /hr
Range: US$9 - US$17

US$9

US$17

US$9 - US$17 Range

McDonald's
3.5

McDonald's

Line Cook - Hourly

US$15

 /hr
Range: US$8 - US$19

US$8

US$19

US$8 - US$19 Range

Red Robin
3.4

Red Robin

Line Cook

US$27,765

 /yr
Range: US$27K - US$33K

US$27K

US$33K

US$27,300 - US$32,651 Range

Lettuce Entertain You
3.8

Lettuce Entertain You

Line Cook - Hourly

US$17

 /hr
Range: US$14 - US$19

US$14

US$19

US$14 - US$19 Range

Boka Restaurant Group
3.7

Boka Restaurant Group

Line Cook - Hourly

US$19

 /hr
Range: US$15 - US$20

US$15

US$20

US$15 - US$20 Range

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants
3.7

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

Line Cook - Hourly

US$17

 /hr
Range: US$16 - US$17

US$16

US$17

US$16 - US$17 Range

Portillo’s
3.4

Portillo’s

Line Cook - Hourly

US$11

 /hr
Range: US$11 - US$15

US$11

US$15

US$11 - US$15 Range

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Buffalo Wild Wings
3.5

Buffalo Wild Wings

Line Cook - Hourly

US$15

 /hr
Range: US$11 - US$17

US$11

US$17

US$11 - US$17 Range

Buffalo Wild Wings
3.5

Buffalo Wild Wings

Line Cook - Hourly

US$12

 /hr
Range: US$9 - US$15

US$9

US$15

US$9 - US$15 Range

Panera Bread
3.3

Panera Bread

Line Cook - Hourly

US$13

 /hr
Range: US$10 - US$15

US$10

US$15

US$10 - US$15 Range

Panera Bread
3.3

Panera Bread

Line Cook - Hourly

US$13

 /hr
Range: US$10 - US$17

US$10

US$17

US$10 - US$17 Range

Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurants
3.9

Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurants

Line Cook - Hourly

US$17

 /hr
Range: US$12 - US$19

US$12

US$19

US$12 - US$19 Range

Portillo’s
3.4

Portillo’s

Line Cook - Hourly

US$11

 /hr
Range: US$11 - US$15

US$11

US$15

US$11 - US$15 Range

Eataly
3.2

Eataly

Line Cook - Hourly

US$14

 /hr
Range: US$13 - US$18

US$13

US$18

US$13 - US$18 Range

Applebee's
3.4

Applebee's

Line Cook - Hourly

US$16

 /hr
Range: US$14 - US$17

US$14

US$17

US$14 - US$17 Range

Red Robin
3.4

Red Robin

Line Cook - Hourly

US$14

 /hr
Range: US$12 - US$16

US$12

US$16

US$12 - US$16 Range

Steak ‘n Shake
2.8

Steak ‘n Shake

Line Cook - Hourly

US$11

 /hr
Range: US$10 - US$13

US$10

US$13

US$10 - US$13 Range

Hogsalt
3.4

Hogsalt

Line Cook - Hourly

US$19

 /hr
Range: US$15 - US$20

US$15

US$20

US$15 - US$20 Range

Chipotle
3.4

Chipotle

Line Cook - Hourly

US$12

 /hr
Range: US$11 - US$31

US$11

US$31

US$11 - US$31 Range

Chipotle
3.4

Chipotle

Line Cook - Hourly

US$14

 /hr
Range: US$10 - US$17

US$10

US$17

US$10 - US$17 Range

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US$14

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8 days ago by a Line Cook with 1 to 3 years of experience

US$12

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12 days ago by a Line Cook with 1 to 3 years of experience

US$10

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US$12

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19 days ago by a Line Cook/Prep Cook with 1 to 3 years of experience

US$20

/hrAvg Base Salary

21 days ago by a Line Cook with less than one year of experience

US$15

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29 days ago by a Line Cook with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Line Cook salaries

The average salary for a Line Cook is US$29,628 per year in Chicago, IL, United States Area. Salaries estimates are based on 290 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Line Cook employees in Chicago, IL, United States Area.

The highest salary for a Line Cook in Chicago, IL, United States Area is US$38,008 per year.

The lowest salary for a Line Cook in Chicago, IL, United States Area is US$23,095 per year.