An Experienced Sous Chef earns an average salary of AU$58,065 per year.

AU$47,459 - AU$66,461
AU$47K
AU$57K
AU$66K
MEDIAN: AU$56,622
10%
50%
90%
AU$20.09 - AU$29.84
AU$20
AU$24
AU$30
MEDIAN: AU$24.40
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$66K
Salary AU$47,459 - AU$66,461
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$5,051
Profit Sharing AU$35.00
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$45,243 - AU$65,888
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 410
Hourly Data AU$0AU$41
Hourly Rate AU$20.09 - AU$29.84
Hourly Tips AU$0.00 - AU$0.81
Overtime AU$20.13 - AU$41.61
Annual Data AU$0AU$65K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$5,051
Profit Sharing AU$35.00
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$45,243 - AU$65,888
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 133

Job Description for Sous Chef

The position of Sous Chef requires prime management skills and the ability to control the kitchen before, during, and after every service. The Sous Chef is in charge of a majority of the kitchen staff and must be able to manage the kitchen operations on a day-to-day basis. This person is in charge of disciplining staff and, in some cases, terminating them. The Sous Chef also deals with quality control issues and has a major say in creating new menu items and updating older ones.

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Sous Chef Tasks

  • Assist management of food preparation, planning, and production.
  • Substitute for the executive chef or line cooks when off-duty or during staff shortages.
  • Supervise kitchen staff.

Sous Chef Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$55,244

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

Key Stats for Sous Chef

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
10-19 years
87%
20 years or more
13%

Skills That Affect Sous Chef Salaries





National Average
AU$55,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: %
no benefits
None: 90%