The average pay for a Kitchen Chef is AU$21.38 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$36,616 - AU$60,552
AU$37K
AU$49K
AU$61K
MEDIAN: AU$48,905
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AU$17.86 - AU$26.04
AU$18
AU$21
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$21.44
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$21KAU$42KAU$63K
Salary
AU$36,616 - AU$60,552  
   
Bonus
AU$1,250  
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$37,316 - AU$58,735  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 287
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$13AU$26AU$39
Hourly Rate
AU$17.86 - AU$26.04  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$0.00 - AU$1.97  
Overtime
AU$9.70 - AU$37.65  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$26KAU$52KAU$78K
Bonus
AU$1,250  
   
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$37,316 - AU$58,735  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 454

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Pay by Experience Level for Kitchen Chef

Pay by Experience for a Kitchen Chef has a positive trend. An entry-level Kitchen Chef with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 385 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Kitchen Chef with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 272 salaries. An experienced Kitchen Chef which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 214 salaries. A Kitchen Chef with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 89 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$46,751

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Key Stats for Kitchen Chef

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Kitchen Chef Salaries

▲9%

▲8%

▲2%

National Average
AU$47,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Kitchen Chef Salaries


Chef (Opscode)
▲7%

▲1%

Food Preparation
▼0%

National Average
AU$47,000

Order Inventory
▼3%

chef
▼7%

Cleaning
▼11%

Customer Service
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: %
vision benefits
Vision: %
no benefits
None: 96%
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