The average pay for an Entry-Level Sous Chef is AU$54,301 per year.

AU$43,695 - AU$63,142
AU$44K
AU$53K
AU$63K
MEDIAN: AU$53,484
10%
50%
90%
AU$17.21 - AU$27.39
AU$17
AU$22
AU$27
MEDIAN: AU$21.70
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$63K
Salary AU$43,695 - AU$63,142
Bonus AU$1,150
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$39,311 - AU$61,910
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 233
Hourly Data AU$0AU$35
Hourly Rate AU$17.21 - AU$27.39
Hourly Tips AU$0.00 - AU$1.84
Overtime AU$18.18 - AU$35.33
Annual Data AU$0AU$61K
Bonus AU$1,150
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$39,311 - AU$61,910
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 121

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$52,221

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

Key Stats for Sous Chef

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
38%

Skills That Affect Sous Chef Salaries



Food Preparation
▲3%

Order Inventory
▲3%

National Average
AU$52,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 1%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 98%