The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Baker is C$11.91.
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Job Description for Baker
A baker spends the day creating various baked goods for their establishment, perhaps including artisan breads, specialty desserts, or simple dinner rolls. Bakers usually either work shifts in the morning or evening; they may also work from morning to night, which is especially true of a baker who owns their own bakery. A baker can work in a variety of settings, including a bakery, a restaurant, or another food service establishment. Some bakers own their own bakeries, and some work under the own…Read more
- Measure, blend, mold, store, and prepare baked goods according to recipe, quality, and presentation standards.
- Apply glazes, icings, and toppings to baked goods.
- Oversee baking production and test quality level.
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Pay by Experience Level for Baker
An early career Baker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$12.76 based on 414 salaries. A mid-career Baker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$14.39 based on 179 salaries. An experienced Baker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$16.13 based on 120 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$18.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Baker in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 17.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (16.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Toronto, Ontario (0.6% less).
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