A Late-Career Head Chef earns an average salary of C$48,271 per year.

C$37,495 - C$61,965
C$37K
C$48K
C$62K
MEDIAN: C$48,430
10%
50%
90%
C$14.76 - C$24.83
C$15
C$20
C$25
MEDIAN: C$19.68
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$61K
Salary C$37,495 - C$61,965
Bonus C$824 - C$19,392
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$35,514 - C$61,052
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 73
Hourly Data C$0C$26
Hourly Rate C$14.76 - C$24.83
Hourly Tips C$0.00 - C$2.90
Overtime C$24.00
Annual Data C$0C$61K
Bonus C$824 - C$19,392
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$35,514 - C$61,052
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

Job Description for Head Chef

Head chefs work in restaurants, cafeterias, catering companies, bakeries, and many other other places which serve food. These chefs are generally expected to specialize in the particular cuisines served by their employers in order to prepare and cook food, often with the help of other chefs, and present it in an attractive manner. In some positions, head chefs may also be responsible for creating and modifying the menu or setting prices for selections.

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Head Chef Tasks

  • Manage kitchen operation including food purchases and preparation, record keeping, quality standards, and sanitation.
  • Train employees in cooking methods, plate presentations, portions, and cost control.

Head Chef Job Listings

Key Stats for Head Chef

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
20 years or more
100%

Skills That Affect Head Chef Salaries

National Average
C$47,000

Menu Planning
▼1%

Food Preparation
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 41%
dental benefits
Dental: 37%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
no benefits
None: 55%