A Pastry Chef in Perth, Western Australia earns an average wage of AU$20.30 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$40,878 - AU$71,000
AU$41K
AU$52K
AU$71K
MEDIAN: AU$52,462
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50%
90%
AU$16.34 - AU$26.66
AU$16
AU$20
AU$27
MEDIAN: AU$20.20
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$71K
Salary AU$40,878 - AU$71,000
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$35,975 - AU$63,655
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 19
Hourly Data AU$0AU$26
Hourly Rate AU$16.34 - AU$26.66
Overtime AU$25.30
Annual Data AU$0AU$63K
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$35,975 - AU$63,655
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

Job Description for Pastry Chef

Pastry chefs work at restaurants, bakeries, cafes, catering companies, and other food establishments, and are responsible for creating pastries which are both attractive and tasty. In some jobs, they may also devise new recipes, so it's important to pay attention to trends and what consumers prefer while brainstorming unique and innovative ideas.

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Pastry Chef Tasks

  • Bake, assemble and decorate pastries.
  • Determine preparation and cooking production schedule for pastries and baked goods.
  • Research, develop and test new recipes.
  • Decide dessert menu, including dessert wines, specialty beverages, and cheese platters.

Pastry Chef Job Listings

Key Stats for Pastry Chef

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
19%

Experience Affects Pastry Chef Salaries

▲15%

▲15%

National Average
AU$46,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%