An Entry-Level Head Chef in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average salary of AU$58,374 per year. A skill in Budget Management is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$38,916 - AU$73,720
AU$39K
AU$58K
AU$74K
MEDIAN: AU$58,374
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AU$20.10 - AU$25.66
AU$21
MEDIAN: AU$21.49
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AU$0AU$25KAU$50KAU$75K
Salary
AU$38,916 - AU$73,720  
   
Total Pay (?
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AU$39,812 - AU$72,015  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$21AU$42AU$63
Hourly Rate
AU$21.49  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$0.00  
Overtime
AU$60.00  
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AU$0AU$25KAU$50KAU$75K
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$39,812 - AU$72,015  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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Key Stats for Head Chef

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
39%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Head Chef Salaries

Budget Management
▲19%

People Management
▲8%

Order Inventory
▲8%

Food Preparation
▲2%

Menu Planning
▼0%

National Average
AU$55,000

Operations Management
▼20%

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
dental benefits
None: 81%
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