An Experienced Head Chef in Toowoomba, Queensland earns an average salary of AU$60,000 per year.

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.


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

Key Stats for Head Chef

10-19 years

Skills That Affect Head Chef Salaries

National Average

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
dental benefits
vision benefits
no benefits
None: 100%