AED 164,428
Avg. Salary
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The average pay for a Head Chef is AED 169,208 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

AED 23,672 - AED 266,458
AED 24K
AED 160K
AED 270K
MEDIAN: AED 164,428
10%
50%
90%
AED 0AED 270K
Salary AED 23,672 - AED 266,458
Bonus AED 1,973 - AED 29,225
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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AED 27,255 - AED 270,659
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 57

Job Description for Head Chef

Head chefs work in restaurants, cafeterias, catering companies, bakeries, and many other other places which serve food. These chefs are generally expected to specialize in the particular cuisines served by their employers in order to prepare and cook food, often with the help of other chefs, and present it in an attractive manner. In some positions, head chefs may also be responsible for creating and modifying the menu or setting prices for selections.

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Head Chef Tasks

  • Manage kitchen operation including food purchases and preparation, record keeping, quality standards, and sanitation.
  • Train employees in cooking methods, plate presentations, portions, and cost control.

Head Chef Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 164,428

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

Key Stats for Head Chef

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
60%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Head Chef Salaries

▲8%

▲8%

▲2%

National Average
AED 164,000

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
60%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 18%