Head Chef/Cook in Melbourne, Victoria Salary

The average wage for a Head Chef/Cook in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$21.34 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$39,000 - AU$61,445
(Median)
AU$39K
AU$52K
AU$61K
MEDIAN: AU$52,044
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AU$17.50 - AU$26.27
(Median)
AU$17
AU$21
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$21.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$21KAU$42KAU$63K
Salary
AU$39,000 - AU$61,445  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$6,787  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$37,406 - AU$57,879  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 29
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$10AU$20AU$30
Hourly Rate
AU$17.50 - AU$26.27  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$0.00  
Overtime
AU$8.46  
Local Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$20KAU$40KAU$60K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$6,787  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$37,406 - AU$57,879  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 51
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Head Chef/Cook Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
AU$48,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 1%

Experienced
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental:
medical benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 97%
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