A Mid-Career Head Chef earns an average salary of $41,573 per year.

$27,004 - $60,984
(Median)
$27K
$42K
$61K
MEDIAN: $41,572
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$9.29 - $20.24
(Median)
$9
$15
$20
MEDIAN: $14.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$27,004 - $60,984  
   
Bonus
$206.08 - $13,089  
Profit Sharing
$10,000  
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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$24,499 - $58,625  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 185
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.29 - $20.24  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $5.18  
Overtime
$11.63 - $31.83  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$206.08 - $13,089  
   
Profit Sharing
$10,000  
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).
)
$24,499 - $58,625  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 106
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Skills That Affect Head Chef Salaries

People Management
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Menu Planning
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National Average
$40,000

Order Inventory
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Food Preparation
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 23%
medical benefits
Vision: 14%
dental benefits
None: 60%
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