How Many Watts of Electricity does a Rice Cooker use?

Real power-use measurements from a rice cooker.

How Much Power does a Rice Cooker use

Rice Cooker: 627 Watts


  • A rice cooker has an electric heater, thermostat and timing mechanism.
  • Probably doesn't use 627 watts through the whole cooking process, but it definitely boils the water in the kettle.

Power Use

  • Watts: 627
  • Kilowatts: 0.627 Kw.

Operation Cost

  • cost per minute: 13 hundredths of one cent (0.13 ¢)
  • cost per hour: 7.5¢
  • cost per day: 60¢
  • cost per month: $11.44

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Power use of these items was actually tested. Individual items will vary, but these are the actual measurements.