How Much do Cooks Make in Delaware?

Do cooks in Delaware make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Delaware cooks?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, cooks in Delaware earn an average of $28,270 a year, equivalent to $13.59 an hour.

This is 1% less than cooks nationwide and 48% less than the typical Delaware worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Delaware Cook Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $18.28 $38,020
75th $15.69 $32,630
50th $13.53 $28,140
25th $10.92 $22,720
10th $9.31 $19,370
Delaware Cooks Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Dover $11.60 $24,130
Delaware Cook Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $13.59 $28,270
2018 $13.19 $27,430
2017 $12.72 $26,460
2016 $12.01 $24,980
2015 $11.97 $24,910
2014 $11.69 $24,320
2013 $11.77 $24,480
2012 $11.26 $23,420
2011 $11.15 $23,190