Average Executive Chef Salary

C$57,463
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$4,825
Bonus
C$4,913
Commission
C$4,832
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Executive Chef is C$57,463.
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Salary
C$43k - C$80k
Bonus
C$1k - C$10k
Profit Sharing
C$986 - C$15k
Commission
C$4k - C$6k
Total Pay
C$41k - C$82k

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Job Description for Executive Chef

Executive Chef Tasks
  • Develop menus, special dishes and supervise food preparation.
  • Oversee back of house labor percentages and budgets, cost of goods sold and other expenses.
  • Manage all food and beverage operations, quality and related costs.

Popular Employer Salaries for Executive Chef

C$54k

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Popular Skills for Executive Chef

Skills in Operations Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Human Resources (HR), Budget Management, Food Preparation and Menu Planning.

Pay by Experience Level for Executive Chef

An entry-level Executive Chef with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$45,000 based on 21 salaries. An early career Executive Chef with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$52,185 based on 83 salaries. A mid-career Executive Chef with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$55,148 based on 169 salaries. An experienced Executive Chef with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$57,346 based on 379 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$60,610.
Employees with Executive Chef in their job title in Vancouver, British Columbia earn an average of 13.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Montréal, Québec (9.9% more) and Toronto, Ontario (7.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Ottawa, Ontario (2.7% less), Winnipeg, Manitoba (0.3% less) and Calgary, Alberta (0.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 928 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.3%
Early Career
8.9%
Mid Career
18.2%
Experienced
40.8%
Late Career
29.7%

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