The average wage for a Cake Decorator is C$13.34 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$27,257 - C$38,527
C$30K
MEDIAN: C$30,040
50%
C$11.10 - C$17.49
C$11
C$13
C$17
MEDIAN: C$13.36
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$38K
Salary C$30,040
Bonus C$800
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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C$23,187 - C$37,585
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data C$0C$22
Hourly Rate C$11.10 - C$17.49
Hourly Tips C$0.94
Overtime C$20.12
Annual Data C$0C$37K
Bonus C$800
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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C$23,187 - C$37,585
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 111

Cake Decorator Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Cake Decorator

Pay by Experience for a Cake Decorator has a positive trend. An entry-level Cake Decorator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$26,000 based on 65 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Cake Decorator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$31,000 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Cake Decorator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$32,000 based on 24 salaries. A Cake Decorator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$32,000 based on 10 salaries.

Cake Decorator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Cake Decorator?

Cake Decorator in New Brunswick:
Pros: Nothing I hate my job and am not paid enough.
Cons: Stress. Management. Conflict (ie work place racism)

Cake Decorator in Ottawa:
Pros:
Cons: We don't have enough staff which makes getting things done difficult.

Key Stats for Cake Decorator

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Cake Decorator Salaries

Experienced
▲15%

Late-Career
▲13%

Mid-Career
▲11%

National Average
C$28,000

Entry-Level
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 41%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
no benefits
None: 55%