How much does a Line Cook make in Chicago, IL?

Updated Sep. 19, 2021
US$30K /yr
Average Base Pay

291 salaries

US$23K

Low

US$30K

Average

US$38K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The average salary for Line Cook is US$29,640 per year in Chicago, IL, United States Area. Salaries estimates are based on 291 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Line Cook employees in Chicago, IL, United States Area.

Seniority Levels

L2
Line CookUS$30K /yr
L3
Line Cook IIIUS$30K /yr
L4
Lead Line CookUS$37K /yr
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Red Robin
3.4

Red Robin

Line Cook

US$26,602

 /yr
Range: US$26K - US$27K
22 salaries
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US$26K

US$27K

US$25,809 - US$27,312 Range

McDonald's
3.5

McDonald's

Line Cook - Hourly

US$11

 /hr
Range: US$8 - US$17

US$8

US$17

US$8 - US$17 Range

McDonald's
3.5

McDonald's

Line Cook - Hourly

US$12

 /hr
Range: US$8 - US$31

US$8

US$31

US$8 - US$31 Range

Lettuce Entertain You
4

Lettuce Entertain You

Line Cook - Hourly

US$16

 /hr
Range: US$14 - US$18

US$14

US$18

US$14 - US$18 Range

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants
3.7

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

Line Cook - Hourly

US$15

 /hr
Range: US$14 - US$16

US$14

US$16

US$14 - US$16 Range

Portillo’s
3.3

Portillo’s

Line Cook - Hourly

US$11

 /hr
Range: US$10 - US$12

US$10

US$12

US$10 - US$12 Range

Boka Restaurant Group
4

Boka Restaurant Group

Line Cook - Hourly

US$18

 /hr
Range: US$12 - US$20

US$12

US$20

US$12 - US$20 Range

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Buffalo Wild Wings
3.5

Buffalo Wild Wings

Line Cook - Hourly

US$14

 /hr
Range: US$11 - US$15

US$11

US$15

US$11 - US$15 Range

Buffalo Wild Wings
3.5

Buffalo Wild Wings

Line Cook - Hourly

US$11

 /hr
Range: US$8 - US$13

US$8

US$13

US$8 - US$13 Range

Panera Bread
3.3

Panera Bread

Line Cook - Hourly

US$12

 /hr
Range: US$10 - US$14

US$10

US$14

US$10 - US$14 Range

Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurants
4

Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurants

Line Cook - Hourly

US$16

 /hr
Range: US$11 - US$18

US$11

US$18

US$11 - US$18 Range

Eataly
3.3

Eataly

Line Cook - Hourly

US$14

 /hr
Range: US$13 - US$17

US$13

US$17

US$13 - US$17 Range

Panera Bread
3.3

Panera Bread

Line Cook - Hourly

US$12

 /hr
Range: US$11 - US$16

US$11

US$16

US$11 - US$16 Range

Applebee's
3.5

Applebee's

Line Cook - Hourly

US$16

 /hr
Range: US$13 - US$16

US$13

US$16

US$13 - US$16 Range

Steak n Shake
2.9

Steak n Shake

Line Cook - Hourly

US$11

 /hr
Range: US$10 - US$12

US$10

US$12

US$10 - US$12 Range

Portillo’s
3.3

Portillo’s

Line Cook - Hourly

US$11

 /hr
Range: US$11 - US$12

US$11

US$12

US$11 - US$12 Range

Chipotle
3.4

Chipotle

Line Cook - Hourly

US$11

 /hr
Range: US$10 - US$30

US$10

US$30

US$10 - US$30 Range

Red Robin
3.4

Red Robin

Line Cook - Hourly

US$13

 /hr
Range: US$12 - US$15

US$12

US$15

US$12 - US$15 Range

Mission BBQ
3.8

Mission BBQ

Line Cook - Hourly

US$13

 /hr
Range: US$12 - US$14

US$12

US$14

US$12 - US$14 Range

Hogsalt
3.3

Hogsalt

Line Cook - Hourly

US$19

 /hr
Range: US$15 - US$20

US$15

US$20

US$15 - US$20 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Line Cook salaries

The average salary for a Line Cook is US$29,640 per year in Chicago, IL, United States Area. Salaries estimates are based on 291 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$38,013 per year.

The lowest salary for a Line Cook in Chicago, IL, United States Area is US$23,111 per year.