Average Head Chef/Cook Hourly Pay in Australia

AU$24.86
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (AUD)
10%
A$20.01
MEDIAN
A$24.86
90%
A$29.93

The average hourly pay for a Head Chef/Cook is AU$24.86

Hourly Rate
AU$20 - AU$30
Bonus
AU$55 - AU$20k
Total Pay
AU$43k - AU$64k
Is Average Head Chef/Cook Hourly Pay in Australia your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
United States (change)
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
EXPLORE BY:

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Head Chef/Cooks?

What Do Head Chef/Cooks Do?

Head Chef/Cook 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.
Find your market worth – how it works:

Gender Breakdown

Female
57.4%
Male
41.9%
Prefer to self-define
0.8%
This data is based on 129 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

5%

Dental

1%

Vision

1%

None

95%