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$51,198 - AU$80,015
AU$51K
AU$63K
AU$80K
MEDIAN: AU$62,903
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50%
90%
AU$19.84 - AU$29.85
AU$20
AU$24
AU$30
MEDIAN: AU$24.25
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$80K
Salary AU$51,198 - AU$80,015
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$44,558 - AU$78,768
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 107
Hourly Data AU$0AU$35
Hourly Rate AU$19.84 - AU$29.85
Hourly Tips AU$0.00
Overtime AU$26.04
Annual Data AU$0AU$78K
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$44,558 - AU$78,768
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 42

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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
26 %
Male
74 %
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
22%
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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
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 90%
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