A Sous Chef earns an average salary of AU$55,553 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience does not have a big impact on this job’s salary.

AU$47,698 - AU$65,959
AU$48K
AU$56K
AU$66K
MEDIAN: AU$55,724
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50%
90%

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AU$19.54 - AU$29.01
AU$20
AU$24
AU$29
MEDIAN: AU$24.18
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$22KAU$44KAU$66K
Salary
AU$47,698 - AU$65,959  
   
Bonus
AU$4,000  
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$44,394 - AU$64,934  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 458
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$15AU$30AU$45
Hourly Rate
AU$19.54 - AU$29.01  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$0.00 - AU$1.78  
Overtime
AU$17.54 - AU$42.31  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$30KAU$60KAU$90K
Bonus
AU$4,000  
   
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$44,394 - AU$64,934  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 163

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Pay by Experience Level for Sous Chef

Pay by Experience for a Sous Chef has a positive trend. An entry-level Sous Chef with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 162 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sous Chef with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 296 salaries. An experienced Sous Chef which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 243 salaries. A Sous Chef with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 75 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$54,545

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Key Stats for Sous Chef

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
13%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Sous Chef Salaries

▲1%

▼0%

National Average
AU$55,000

▼2%

▼3%

Skills That Affect Sous Chef Salaries

cooking
▲9%



Chef (Opscode)
▲2%


National Average
AU$55,000

Food Preparation
▼1%

Budget Management
▼1%

Training
▼3%

Operations Management
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 90%
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