Pantry Chef / Garde Manger Salary

The average Pantry Chef in the United States can expect to rake in roughly $11.12 per hour. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Male Pantry Chefs who responded to the survey are more common than women; more than half (62 percent) are men. Slightly less than a third enjoy medical while just under one in five get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to around one in eight. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
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$14,753 - $49,833
$15K
$36K
$50K
MEDIAN: $36,000
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$9.20 - $15.56
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MEDIAN: $11.12
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$14,753 - $49,833  
   
Bonus
$1,600  
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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$19,065 - $40,897  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.20 - $15.56  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $1.82  
Overtime
$9.76 - $24.76  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$1,600  
   
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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$19,065 - $40,897  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 76

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Job Description for Pantry Chef / Garde Manger

Pantry chefs/garde managers work with food and lead a team of staff members to create a wide range of food, from salads and cheese to caviar and risotto. They often work in small locations as well as higher-up restaurants which focus on gourmet foods.

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Pay by Experience Level for Pantry Chef / Garde Manger

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Pantry Chefs with a lot of experience tend to enjoy higher earnings. The average beginner in this position makes around $24K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $28K. Pantry Chefs who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $31K. Seasoned workers who boast more than two decades of relevant experience enjoy a median salary of $36K, which is substantially larger than the medians reported by folks with fewer years on their resumes.

Key Stats for Pantry Chef / Garde Manger

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Pantry Chef / Garde Manger Salaries

Late-Career
▲42%

Experienced
▲21%

Mid-Career
▲10%

National Average
$25,000

Entry-Level
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 31%
dental benefits
Dental: 19%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 69%
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