Banquet Chef Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Banquet Chef is $49,330 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.
Banquet Chef Total Pay (?
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$34,996 - $63,609
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MEDIAN: $49,330
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Banquet Chef Total Pay (?
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$9.74 - $19.74
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$34,996 - $63,609  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,068  
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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$25,924 - $63,074  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 194
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.74 - $19.74  
   
Overtime
$13.09 - $30.64  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,068  
   
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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$25,924 - $63,074  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 194
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Job Description for Banquet Chef
  • Select, order, and inspect ingredients and supplies.
  • Supervise cooks and food preparation.
  • Develop menu and presentation for banquets.
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Pay by Experience Level for Banquet Chef
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
Philadelphia
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Orlando
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National Average
$46,000
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Experience Affects Banquet Chef Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 8%
Late-Career
up arrow 2%
National Average
$46,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 2%
Entry-Level
up arrow 31%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
17%
female alumni
 
Male
83%
male alumni
Years of Experience
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
21%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 26%
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