The average rate for a Sous Chef is NZ$17.90 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. A skill in Chef (Opscode) is associated with high pay for this job.

NZ$35,234 - NZ$59,817
(Median)
NZ$35K
NZ$48K
NZ$60K
MEDIAN: NZ$48,315
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NZ$15.14 - NZ$21.03
(Median)
NZ$15
NZ$18
NZ$21
MEDIAN: NZ$17.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$20KNZ$40KNZ$60K
Salary
NZ$35,234 - NZ$59,817  
   
Bonus
NZ$1,000  
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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NZ$32,245 - NZ$51,476  
Country: New Zealand | Currency: NZD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 48
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$9NZ$18NZ$27
Hourly Rate
NZ$15.14 - NZ$21.03  
   
Hourly Tips
NZ$0.00 - NZ$1.71  
Overtime
NZ$23.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$18KNZ$36KNZ$54K
Bonus
NZ$1,000  
   
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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NZ$32,245 - NZ$51,476  
Country: United States | Currency: NZD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 80
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Pay by Experience Level for Sous Chef

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$40,241

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Experience Affects Sous Chef Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 7%

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
NZ$40,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Skills That Affect Sous Chef Salaries

Chef (Opscode)
up arrow 28%

National Average
NZ$40,000

Food Preparation
up arrow 8%

cooking
up arrow 11%

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental:
medical benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 92%
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