The average pay for an Experienced Pastry Chef is AU$54,461 per year.

AU$43,409 - AU$73,480
AU$43K
AU$54K
AU$73K
MEDIAN: AU$53,635
10%
50%
90%
AU$19.51 - AU$27.19
AU$20
AU$23
AU$27
MEDIAN: AU$23.20
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$73K
Salary AU$43,409 - AU$73,480
Bonus AU$5,500
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$41,766 - AU$70,879
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 73
Hourly Data AU$0AU$32
Hourly Rate AU$19.51 - AU$27.19
Overtime AU$25.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$70K
Bonus AU$5,500
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$41,766 - AU$70,879
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 61

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$51,441

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

Key Stats for Pastry Chef

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
10-19 years
81%
20 years or more
19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 89%