The average pay for a Late-Career Head Chef in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$69,461 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Financial Reporting, Operations Management, and Budget Management.

AU$55,011 - AU$93,204
AU$55K
AU$69K
AU$93K
MEDIAN: AU$69,461
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50%
90%
AU$20.61 - AU$30.10
AU$21
AU$24
AU$30
MEDIAN: AU$24.50
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$93K
Salary AU$55,011 - AU$93,204
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$47,412 - AU$88,319
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 54
Hourly Data AU$0AU$38
Hourly Rate AU$20.61 - AU$30.10
Hourly Tips AU$0.21
Overtime AU$38.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$88K
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$47,412 - AU$88,319
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

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.

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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.

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Key Stats for Head Chef

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
20 years or more
100%

Skills That Affect Head Chef Salaries







National Average
AU$63,000


Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 97%