Entry-Level Sous Chef Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Sous Chef earns an average salary of $35,458 per year. A skill in Inventory Control is associated with high pay for this job.
Entry-Level Sous Chef Total Pay (?
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$27,045 - $46,038
(Median)
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46K
MEDIAN: $35,458
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Entry-Level Sous Chef Total Pay (?
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$9.24 - $15.85
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$27,045 - $46,038  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,660  
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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$21,893 - $44,799  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,266
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$9.24 - $15.85  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $2.22  
Overtime
$9.64 - $23.54  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,660  
   
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).
)
$21,893 - $44,799  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,266
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Pay Difference By Location
Washington
up arrow 29%
San Francisco
up arrow 23%
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Los Angeles
up arrow 19%
Boston
up arrow 17%
Miami
up arrow 13%
Seattle
up arrow 13%
Chicago
up arrow 9%
up arrow 8%
Austin
up arrow 8%
National Average
$32,000
Dallas
up arrow 6%
Columbus
up arrow 6%
Indianapolis
up arrow 7%
Houston
up arrow 9%
Denver
up arrow 12%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

Skills That Affect Entry-Level Sous Chef Salaries

Inventory Control
up arrow 10%
Operations Management
up arrow 7%
People Management
up arrow 7%
Training
up arrow 7%
Inventory Management
up arrow 5%
Food Preparation
up arrow 1%
National Average
$32,000
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 172 votes.
Gender
Female
24%
female alumni
 
Male
76%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 51% dental benefits Dental: 37%
vision benefits Vision: 27% employee benefits None: 48%
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