An Executive Chef, Hotel earns an average salary of $67,156 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$38,323 - $98,823
MEDIAN: $67,156

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$38,323 - $98,823  
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$38,534 - $105,299  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 41
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Job Description for Executive Chef, Hotel

An executive chef for a hotel provides a fine dining experience in the restaurant of a hotel. This chef usually manages other chefs and cooks. The chef will often be responsible for the training of kitchen staff.


Executive Chef, Hotel Tasks

  • Manage all food and beverage operations, quality and related costs.
  • Oversee back of house labor percentages and budgets, cost of goods sold and other expenses.
  • Develop menus, special dishes and supervise food preparation.

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What is it like working as an Executive Chef, Hotel?

Executive Chef, Hotel in Waterville:
"It's A Mixed Bag!"
Pros: Menu planning and development, inventory management, personnel management
Cons: Reprimanding personnel and terminating personnel. Interviewing potential new personnel.

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Experience Affects Executive Chef, Hotel Salaries

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
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Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
medical benefits
Vision: 36%
dental benefits
None: 28%