A Catering Assistant earns an average wage of AU$19.26 per hour. This job's wage does not change very much with experience. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$34,658 - AU$68,165
AU$35K
AU$48K
AU$68K
MEDIAN: AU$48,106
10%
50%
90%
AU$17.34 - AU$24.05
AU$17
AU$19
AU$24
MEDIAN: AU$19.36
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$68K
Salary AU$34,658 - AU$68,165
Bonus AU$2.00
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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AU$36,040 - AU$51,888
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 18
Hourly Data AU$0AU$45
Hourly Rate AU$17.34 - AU$24.05
Hourly Tips AU$0.00 - AU$0.52
Overtime AU$2.94 - AU$45.96
Annual Data AU$0AU$51K
Bonus AU$2.00
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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AU$36,040 - AU$51,888
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 201

Job Description for Catering Assistant

Catering assistants work for a companies that provides custom meals, such as event facilities, restaurants, and companies that provide meals for patients. When working for a catering company that deals with events, the catering assistant may help to organize event details and files. The catering assistant may be tasked with coordinating various services from third parties so that the facility and equipment is set up properly, according to client requests. The catering assistant may help with marketing efforts such as answering phone calls, meeting with customers, and creating marketing documents. When customers have concerns or complaints, the catering assistant should work to remedy these issues.

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Catering Assistant Tasks

  • Set up and deliver food to customers.
  • Assist with the general clean up.
  • Deliver menu sections for the day.
  • Assist in menus for dinner, breakfast and snacks.

Catering Assistant Pay By Employer

$0$33K

Compass Group
6 profiles
$25,615

Catering Assistant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Catering Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Catering Assistant has a neutral trend. An entry-level Catering Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$40,000 based on 131 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Catering Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$42,000 based on 64 salaries. An experienced Catering Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$40,000 based on 39 salaries. A Catering Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$40,000 based on 17 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$40,662

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

Catering Assistant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Catering Assistant?

Catering Assistant in Melbourne:
"Passionate, hard-worker and responsible."
Pros: Interact with people. Food and coffee.
Cons: Busy and no time to rest.

Catering Assistant in Adelaide:
"A second chance."
Pros: It is something that I enjoy and like to do. I get paid for doing the exact things that I would be doing at home!
Cons: Bit stressful. Time management is important. I have to complete certain tasks within a certain time frame and a lot of things to remember.

Key Stats for Catering Assistant

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Catering Assistant Salaries

▲3%

National Average
AU$41,000

▼1%

▼1%

▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 93%