The average pay for an Entry-Level Head Chef is £23,655 per year.

£17,686 - £32,719
£18K
£24K
£33K
MEDIAN: £23,655
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£6.84 - £10.34
£6
£8
£10
MEDIAN: £8.35
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£11K£22K£33K
Salary
£17,686 - £32,719  
   
Bonus
£293.61 - £4,966  
Profit Sharing
£1,500  
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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£15,485 - £30,496  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 131
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£6£12£18
Hourly Rate
£6.84 - £10.34  
   
Hourly Tips
£0.00 - £1.01  
Overtime
£8.60  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£12K£24K£36K
Bonus
£293.61 - £4,966  
   
Profit Sharing
£1,500  
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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£15,485 - £30,496  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 87

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National Average: £20,641

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Head Chef Advice

Q: 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

Key Stats for Head Chef

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
36%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Head Chef Salaries

Menu Planning
▲2%

Budget Management
▲2%

People Management
▼0%

National Average
₤21,000

Food Preparation
▼1%

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 93%