The average pay for an Assistant Pastry Chef is $13.42 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$33,000 - $39,740
$36K
MEDIAN: $35,562
50%

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$11.40 - $17.11
$11
$13
$17
MEDIAN: $13.42
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$35,562  
   
Bonus
$450.00  
Total Pay (?
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$24,245 - $39,565  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$11.40 - $17.11  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.13  
Overtime
$17.91 - $29.17  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$450.00  
   
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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$24,245 - $39,565  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44

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Job Description for Assistant Pastry Chef

An assistant pastry chef generally works under a pastry chef in order to create items for a bakery. The position may involve working on a team with multiple assistant pastry chefs. Some of the items that may be made are pastries, cakes, cookies, bread, muffins, and cupcakes. Generally, there are recipes that need to be carried out, and the assistant pastry chef should be able to measure, mix, and bake these items based on recipes.

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Assistant Pastry Chef Tasks

  • Prepare pastries, handling pastry presentation and plating/food displays.
  • Assist in developing menu, pastries, designs, and presentations.
  • Provide support for all pastry stations and perform duties in employee’s absence.
  • Ensure compliance of safety and sanitation regulations and check quality of food products.

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Key Stats for Assistant Pastry Chef

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
060
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Assistant Pastry Chef Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 19%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$31,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 42%
dental benefits
Dental: 32%
vision benefits
Vision: 23%
dental benefits
None: 58%
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