Entry-Level Sous Chef with Food Preparation Skills Salary (Australia)

An Entry-Level Sous Chef with Food Preparation skills earns an average salary of AU$54,121 per year.

AU$44,699 - AU$62,243
AU$45K
AU$53K
AU$62K
MEDIAN: AU$53,290
10%
50%
90%
AU$16.25 - AU$27.36
AU$16
AU$21
AU$27
MEDIAN: AU$21.08
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$62K
Salary AU$44,699 - AU$62,243
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$39,548 - AU$61,347
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 133
Hourly Data AU$0AU$49
Hourly Rate AU$16.25 - AU$27.36
Hourly Tips AU$0.00 - AU$1.69
Overtime AU$19.73 - AU$49.66
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$39,548 - AU$61,347
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 66

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$52,222

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

Key Stats for Sous Chef

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
36%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 98%