Head Chef Salary (United Kingdom)

A Head Chef earns an average salary of £24,559 per year.
Head Chef Total Pay (?
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£16,718 - £34,951
(Median)
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29K
35K
MEDIAN: £24,558
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Head Chef Total Pay (?
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£6.72 - £10.74
(Median)
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MEDIAN: £8.00
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National Salary Data

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£0£12K£24K£36K
Salary
£16,718 - £34,951  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £4,998  
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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£15,289 - £35,027  
PayScale
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 9 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 685
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£7£14£21
Hourly Rate
£6.72 - £10.74  
   
Hourly Tips
£0.12 - £1.28  
Overtime
£1.48 - £19.80  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£14K£28K£42K
Bonus
£0.00 - £4,998  
   
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).
)
£15,289 - £35,027  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 9 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 685
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Pay by Experience Level for Head Chef

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

Pay Difference By Location

up arrow 29%
Norwich
up arrow 13%
Cambridge
up arrow 13%
Manchester
up arrow 12%
Edinburgh
up arrow 8%
Reading
up arrow 7%
Glasgow
up arrow 4%
Exeter
up arrow 3%
Cardiff
up arrow 1%
National Average
₤23,000
Birmingham
up arrow 6%
Inverness
up arrow 11%
Liverpool
up arrow 11%
Nottingham
up arrow 14%
Bristol
up arrow 18%
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Head Chef Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Head Chef in Nottingham:
"Chef with all recipes!"
Keep your recipes don't be fool by your exployer-because that is your original/master copy!!!Don't surrender your soul!!
Head Chef in King's College London:
"how everything works"
Keep calm

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Experience Affects Head Chef Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 11%
Late-Career
up arrow 10%
National Average
₤23,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 8%
Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Head Chef Salaries

Food Preparation
up arrow 9%
National Average
₤23,000
People Management
up arrow 3%
Budget Management
up arrow 4%
Training
up arrow 15%
Organizing
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 83 votes.

Gender

Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 11% dental benefits Dental: 3%
vision benefits Vision: 2% employee benefits None: 88%
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