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Pastry chefs work at restaurants, bakeries, cafes, catering companies, and other food establishments, and are responsible for creating pastries which are both attractive and tasty. In some jobs, they may also devise new recipes, so it's important to pay attention to trends and what consumers prefer while ...
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Pastry Chef - Hy-Vee, Inc. , hourly rate: $14.13
Pastry Chef - Whole Foods Market, Inc. , hourly rate: $13.75
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The job of executive chefs is to share their knowledge and experience with employees under them, delegate tasks, and ensure the quality of all food produced in their kitchens. An executive chef needs expert culinary knowledge and insight into how to run a kitchen. They must also be knowledgeable of needed ...
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MEDIAN: $56,781
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Executive Chef - Sodexo, Inc. , salaries: $41,511 - $72,885
Executive Chef - Compass Group , salaries: $40,076 - $82,650
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Kitchen chefs prepare foods for their establishment's diners. They may work for private institutions such as restaurants, entertainment venues, cruise ships and large corporations, as well as public institutions such as schools and public hospitals. Tasks performed by kitchen chefs include planning the ...
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Kitchen Chef - Sodexo, Inc. , hourly rate: $13.36
Kitchen Chef - Burger King Corporation , hourly rate: $8.01
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Hotel chefs normally manage the kitchen inside a hotel restaurant, and they are also in charge of determining which items are available for room service and how they will be presented. Because many hotels also include banquet or meeting facilities, the hotel chef also ensures the kitchen can skillfully ...
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A chef assistant works under the supervision of a chef at a restaurant, cafeteria, catering company, bakery or other food service establishment. The chef assistant often performs inventory and supply ordering duties, as well as assists in kitchen preparation so that the chef can more easily cook meals. ...
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The position of Sous Chef requires prime management skills and the ability to control the kitchen before, during, and after every service. The Sous Chef is in charge of a majority of the kitchen staff and must be able to manage the kitchen operations on a day-to-day basis. This person is in charge ...
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MEDIAN: $39,723
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Sous Chef - Compass Group , salaries: $36,435 - $51,952
Sous Chef - P.F. Chang's China Bistro, Inc. , salaries: $43,682
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Head chefs/cooks are responsible for overseeing the quality of food as it leaves the kitchen. They must ensure that their kitchens meet the health standards set in place by governmental agencies. Additionally, they are responsible for making sure that other kitchen personnel follow food safety guidelines ...
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Head Chef/Cook - Sodexo, Inc. , hourly rate: $14.48
Head Chef/Cook - Sonic Drive - In , hourly rate: $7.83
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Personal chefs prepare meals for individuals, families, and sometimes businesses. They can be hired to serve smaller or larger groups, but they generally work in a setting that is more intimate than a restaurant kitchen. Personal chefs work in a kitchen and require a variety of kitchen appliances and ...
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Personal Chef - Self-Employed , hourly rate: $25.43
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Head chefs work in restaurants, cafeterias, catering companies, bakeries, and many other other places which serve food. These chefs are generally expected to specialize in the particular cuisines served by their employers in order to prepare and cook food, often with the help of other chefs, and present ...
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MEDIAN: $43,255
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Head Chef - Sekisui , salaries: $31,685
Head Chef - The Walt Disney Company , salaries: $67,000
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Executive pastry chefs work in bakeries and manage the creation of baked goods; they may work in stand-alone bakeries, at catering companies, or in restaurants or hotels. As executives, they may be primarily responsible for overseeing other chefs, but also for lending a direct hand in baking. Executive ...
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MEDIAN: $51,124
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Executive Pastry Chef - Fairmont Hotels and Resorts , salaries: $81,250
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In finer dining restaurants, the chef de cuisine is in charge of all kitchen operations from creating the menu to overseeing product and prep work to creating and conducting the final examination of plates to be sent out to guests. The chef typically has one or more assistant chefs (sous chefs) to assist ...
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MEDIAN: $51,249
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Chef de Cuisine - Aramark , salaries: $45,000
Chef de Cuisine - Radisson , salaries: $47,500
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