An Entry-Level Kitchen Chef earns an average wage of AU$20.74 per hour.

AU$36,174 - AU$57,178
AU$36K
AU$48K
AU$57K
MEDIAN: AU$48,404
10%
50%
90%
AU$17.28 - AU$25.30
AU$17
AU$21
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$20.73
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$57K
Salary AU$36,174 - AU$57,178
Bonus AU$180
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$36,359 - AU$55,004
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 157
Hourly Data AU$0AU$38
Hourly Rate AU$17.28 - AU$25.30
Hourly Tips AU$0.00 - AU$1.18
Overtime AU$4.50 - AU$38.83
Annual Data AU$0AU$55K
Bonus AU$180
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$36,359 - AU$55,004
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 221

Kitchen Chef Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$45,287

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

Kitchen Chef Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Kitchen Chef in Woonona:
"Head Chef at Pai Tong Thai Restaurant."
Plenty of hard work but that pays off.

Kitchen Chef in Ipswich:
Be prepared for no social life as you have to work when most people don't if you can handle that you won't have a problem. You must have a love of food and creativity.

Key Stats for Kitchen Chef

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
24%

Skills That Affect Kitchen Chef Salaries

▲6%


Chef (Opscode)
▲1%

National Average
AU$45,000


Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 93%