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How much do cooks in Birmingham get paid?

Cooks in Birmingham earn

£7.52–9.40 per hour

Based on 12 employee reviews

Cook salaries can range between £7.52–9.40 per hour in the Birmingham area. This data is based on survey results from 12 employees who live in an around Birmingham.

What do top employers pay cooks?

Recent cook vacancies in Birmingham

  1. Cook at Sodexo posted 7 days ago
  2. Cook at Sodexo posted 8 days ago
  3. Cook at Sodexo posted 8 days ago
  4. Cook at Sodexo posted 8 days ago
  5. Cook at Exemplar Health Care posted 6 days ago
  6. Cook at Exemplar Health Care posted 20 hours ago
See all cook vacancies in the Birmingham area

How are people paid?

75%
by the hour
25%
an annual salary

Based on 12 employees

What do cooks employees do?

Cooks have the job of preparing and cooking food for customers.

Cooks tend to work in kitchens that can be found in:

  • Nurseries
  • Schools
  • Colleges
  • Prisons
  • Hospitals
  • Cafes
  • Care homes
  • Canteens
  • Fast food restaurants

This type of job may involve:

  • Following menu plans and recipes
  • Cleaning and prepping ingredients for cooking
  • Using kitchen equipment
  • Preparing and plating up food
  • Maintaining hygiene and health and safety laws
  • Cleaning the kitchen
  • Working as part of a kitchen team

You may have to work early mornings, late nights, on weekends and bank holidays.

If you want to apply for a cook job, you might need the following:

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