The average salary for a Head Chef in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$63,156 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. A skill in Financial Reporting is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$53,169 - AU$81,560
AU$53K
AU$63K
AU$82K
MEDIAN: AU$63,156
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AU$19.76 - AU$29.38
AU$20
AU$24
AU$29
MEDIAN: AU$24.18
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AU$0AU$81K
Salary AU$53,169 - AU$81,560
Bonus AU$3,750
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$44,918 - AU$79,533
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 109
Hourly Data AU$0AU$38
Hourly Rate AU$19.76 - AU$29.38
Hourly Tips AU$0.00
Overtime AU$26.04
Annual Data AU$0AU$79K
Bonus AU$3,750
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$44,918 - AU$79,533
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 39

Head Chef Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Head Chef

Pay by Experience for a Head Chef has a positive trend. An entry-level Head Chef with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$56,000 based on 27 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Head Chef with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$61,000 based on 48 salaries. An experienced Head Chef which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$61,000 based on 76 salaries. A Head Chef with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 34 salaries.

Key Stats for Head Chef

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
24%

Experience Affects Head Chef Salaries

▲4%

▲2%

▲1%

National Average
AU$60,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Head Chef Salaries




People Management
▼0%

National Average
AU$60,000




Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 92%