A Head Chef/Cook earns an average wage of £7.99 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much between less experienced and more experienced workers.

£12,917 - £28,248
£13K
£19K
£28K
MEDIAN: £18,706
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90%

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£6.79 - £9.87
£6
£8
£9
MEDIAN: £7.99
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
£12,917 - £28,248  
   
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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£13,801 - £24,015  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 42
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
£6.79 - £9.87  
   
Hourly Tips
£0.00 - £0.93  
Overtime
£10.45  
National Annualized Data (?
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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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£13,801 - £24,015  
   
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 76

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Pay by Experience Level for Head Chef/Cook

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

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Key Stats for Head Chef/Cook

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %
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1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
15%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Head Chef/Cook Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 4%

Late-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
₤17,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 1%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Skills That Affect Head Chef/Cook Salaries

National Average
₤17,000

cooking
up arrow 1%

Food Preparation
up arrow 6%

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 95%
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