The average pay for a Head Chef is NZ$21.17 per hour.

NZ$39,543 - NZ$60,900
NZ$40K
NZ$51K
NZ$61K
MEDIAN: NZ$50,936
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50%
90%

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NZ$17.68 - NZ$25.57
NZ$18
NZ$21
NZ$26
MEDIAN: NZ$21.17
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$21KNZ$42KNZ$63K
Salary
NZ$39,543 - NZ$60,900  
   
Bonus
NZ$2,900  
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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NZ$38,148 - NZ$58,563  
Country: New Zealand | Currency: NZD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 50
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$10NZ$20NZ$30
Hourly Rate
NZ$17.68 - NZ$25.57  
   
Hourly Tips
NZ$0.12  
Overtime
NZ$24.58  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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NZ$0NZ$20KNZ$40KNZ$60K
Bonus
NZ$2,900  
   
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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NZ$38,148 - NZ$58,563  
Country: United States | Currency: NZD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 66

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Pay by Experience Level for Head Chef

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Head Chef

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %
043
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Head Chef Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 4%

Late-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
NZ$47,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Skills That Affect Head Chef Salaries

National Average
NZ$47,000

cooking
up arrow 3%

Chef (Opscode)
up arrow 13%

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 98%
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