Entry-Level Sous Chef Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Entry-Level Sous Chef is $35,684 per year.
Entry-Level Sous Chef Total Pay (?
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$27,241 - $46,047
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $35,683
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Entry-Level Sous Chef Total Pay (?
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$9.31 - $15.89
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$27,241 - $46,047  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,385  
Profit Sharing
$983 - $2,000  
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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$21,944 - $44,892  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,209
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$9.31 - $15.89  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $2.58  
Overtime
$9.12 - $23.60  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,385  
   
Profit Sharing
$983 - $2,000  
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).
)
$21,944 - $44,892  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,209
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Pay Difference By Location

Washington
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Baltimore
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Boston
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Miami
up arrow 15%
Los Angeles
up arrow 14%
Seattle
up arrow 13%
Chicago
up arrow 8%
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Austin
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National Average
$33,000
Indianapolis
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Richmond
up arrow 9%
Houston
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Sous Chef Salaries

Inventory Control
up arrow 9%
Order Inventory
up arrow 6%
People Management
up arrow 6%
Operations Management
up arrow 6%
Training
up arrow 6%
Inventory Management
up arrow 5%
Food Preparation
up arrow 1%
National Average
$33,000

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
24%
female alumni
 
Male
76%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 51% dental benefits Dental: 36%
vision benefits Vision: 27% employee benefits None: 48%
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