Mid-Career Sous Chef Salary

Mid-Career Sous Chefs may have to scrimp and save; the median compensation is $42K annually. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Although a little more than half have medical coverage and two in five have dental coverage, just over two-fifths claim no health benefits at all. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$30,017 - $54,547
$30K
$42K
$55K
MEDIAN: $41,681
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90%

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$11.62 - $18.83
$12
$15
$19
MEDIAN: $14.78
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$0$54K
Salary $30,017 - $54,547
Bonus $479.71 - $5,381
Profit Sharing $1,500
Commission $0.00
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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$27,652 - $52,681
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 674
Hourly Data $0$28
Hourly Rate $11.62 - $18.83
Hourly Tips $0.00 - $2.10
Overtime $16.86 - $28.03
Annual Data $0$52K
Bonus $479.71 - $5,381
Commission $0.00
Profit Sharing $1,500
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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$27,652 - $52,681
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 374

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Mid-Career Sous Chefs flock to Compass Group, Hilton Worldwide, Sodexo, Inc., Bon Appetit Management Company, and Marriott International, Inc., highly regarded companies that employ a generous number of people in this profession. Those at Marriott International, Inc. can expect to make the most, with the company offering a median salary of $46K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $39,033

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Mid-Career Sous Chefs, working in the bustling city of San Francisco has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Mid-Career Sous Chefs can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+26 percent), Atlanta (+17 percent), Boston (+16 percent), and San Diego (+16 percent). Trailing the national average by 17 percent, Minneapolis is the market with the smallest paychecks. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Denver (10 percent lower) and Cleveland (8 percent lower).

Key Stats for Sous Chef

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 169 votes.
5-9 years
71%
10-19 years
29%
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Skills That Affect Sous Chef Salaries





▲1%



National Average
$39,000


sous chef
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 169 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 34%
no benefits
None: 44%
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