An Entry-Level Baker earns an average wage of AU$20.40 per hour.

AU$30,515 - AU$55,350
AU$31K
AU$45K
AU$55K
MEDIAN: AU$44,500
10%
50%
90%
AU$16.91 - AU$25.07
AU$17
AU$20
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$20.43
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$55K
Salary AU$30,515 - AU$55,350
Bonus AU$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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AU$34,599 - AU$54,275
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 150
Hourly Data AU$0AU$42
Hourly Rate AU$16.91 - AU$25.07
Overtime AU$5.96 - AU$42.89
Annual Data AU$0AU$54K
Bonus AU$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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AU$34,599 - AU$54,275
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 336

Job Description for Baker

A baker spends the day creating various baked goods for their establishment, perhaps including artisan breads, specialty desserts, or simple dinner rolls. Bakers usually either work shifts in the morning or evening; they may also work from morning to night, which is especially true of a baker who owns their own bakery. A baker can work in a variety of settings, including a bakery, a restaurant, or another food service establishment. Some bakers own their own bakeries, and some work under the owner of their establishment.

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Baker Tasks

  • Measure, blend, mold, store, and prepare baked goods according to recipe, quality, and presentation standards.
  • Apply glazes, icings, and toppings to baked goods.
  • Oversee baking production and test quality level.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$43,271

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Key Stats for Baker

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
26%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: %
vision benefits
Vision: %
no benefits
None: 92%