A Head Chef/Cook earns an average wage of £8.07 per hour.

£13,013 - £27,364
£13K
£18K
£27K
MEDIAN: £18,332
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£7.03 - £9.83
£7
£8
£9
MEDIAN: £8.08
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
£13,013 - £27,364  
   
Total Pay (?
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£14,319 - £23,925  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 45
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£7£14£21
Hourly Rate
£7.03 - £9.83  
   
Hourly Tips
£0.00 - £2.47  
Overtime
£10.61  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£14K£28K£42K
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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£14,319 - £23,925  
   
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 80

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Pay by Experience Level for Head Chef/Cook

Pay by Experience for a Head Chef/Cook has a neutral trend. An entry-level Head Chef/Cook with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $17,000 based on 51 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Head Chef/Cook with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $17,000 based on 44 salaries. An experienced Head Chef/Cook which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $18,000 based on 34 salaries. A Head Chef/Cook with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $17,000 based on 19 salaries.

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Key Stats for Head Chef/Cook

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Head Chef/Cook Salaries

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
₤17,000

Entry-Level
▼1%

Mid-Career
▼1%

Late-Career
▼2%

Skills That Affect Head Chef/Cook Salaries

National Average
₤17,000

cooking
▼1%

Food Preparation
▼6%

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 95%
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