The average salary for a Head Chef in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$61,527 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. A skill in Financial Reporting is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$52,599 - AU$79,487
AU$53K
AU$63K
AU$79K
MEDIAN: AU$62,776
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50%
90%
AU$19.76 - AU$29.38
AU$20
AU$24
AU$29
MEDIAN: AU$24.34
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90%
AU$0AU$79K
Salary AU$52,599 - AU$79,487
Bonus AU$3,750
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$44,374 - AU$77,902
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 106
Hourly Data AU$0AU$38
Hourly Rate AU$19.76 - AU$29.38
Hourly Tips AU$0.00
Overtime AU$29.42
Annual Data AU$0AU$77K
Bonus AU$3,750
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$44,374 - AU$77,902
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 39

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Pay by Experience Level for Head Chef

Pay by Experience for a Head Chef has a positive trend. An entry-level Head Chef with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$55,000 based on 33 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Head Chef with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$61,000 based on 61 salaries. An experienced Head Chef which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$61,000 based on 92 salaries. A Head Chef with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 33 salaries.

Key Stats for Head Chef

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Head Chef Salaries

▲4%

▲1%

▲1%

National Average
AU$60,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Head Chef Salaries

Financial Reporting
▲25%


National Average
AU$60,000

People Management
▼1%

Operations Management
▼1%




Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 91%
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