The average rate for a Sous Chef is NZ$18.11 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

NZ$35,745 - NZ$57,971
NZ$36K
NZ$49K
NZ$58K
MEDIAN: NZ$48,819
10%
50%
90%
NZ$15.98 - NZ$22.37
NZ$16
NZ$19
NZ$22
MEDIAN: NZ$18.53
10%
50%
90%
NZ$0NZ$57K
Salary NZ$35,745 - NZ$57,971
Bonus NZ$1,250
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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NZ$33,885 - NZ$53,317
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 60
Hourly Data NZ$0NZ$24
Hourly Rate NZ$15.98 - NZ$22.37
Hourly Tips NZ$0.00 - NZ$1.25
Overtime NZ$25.00
Annual Data NZ$0NZ$53K
Bonus NZ$1,250
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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NZ$33,885 - NZ$53,317
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 114

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Pay by Experience Level for Sous Chef

Pay by Experience for a Sous Chef has a positive trend. An entry-level Sous Chef with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$37,000 based on 50 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sous Chef with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$42,000 based on 53 salaries. An experienced Sous Chef which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$44,000 based on 50 salaries. A Sous Chef with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$47,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$41,448

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

Sous Chef Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Sous Chef?

Sous Chef in Christchurch:
"Pay more for knowledge."
Do it for love, and self achievement, not for money!

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Key Stats for Sous Chef

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
8%

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Experience Affects Sous Chef Salaries

Late-Career
▲14%

▲6%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
NZ$41,000

Entry-Level
▼10%

Skills That Affect Sous Chef Salaries

Chef (Opscode)
▲4%

National Average
NZ$41,000

Food Preparation
▼11%

cooking
▼13%

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 90%