A Head Chef earns an average salary of HK$355,170 per year.

HK$183,654 - HK$982,760
HK$180K
HK$360K
HK$980K
MEDIAN: HK$355,170
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Salary HK$183,654 - HK$982,760
Bonus HK$45,000
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HK$183,654 - HK$982,760
  • Country: Hong Kong
  • Currency: HKD
  • Updated: 14 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: HK$380,234

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

Key Stats for Head Chef

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
14%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 36%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
no benefits
None: 18%