£21,955
Avg. Salary
£7.93
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Cake Decorator is £7.93 per hour.

The average pay for a Cake Decorator is £21,955 per year.

£6.58
10%
£7.93
50%
£10.09
90%
MEDIAN £7.93
£18k
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£22k
50%
£29k
90%
MEDIAN £21,955
£18,313 - £29,163
£22K
MEDIAN: £21,955
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£6.58 - £10.09
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MEDIAN: £7.93
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£0£29K
Salary £21,955
Bonus £1,050
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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£13,957 - £22,625
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 18 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 8
Hourly Data £0£20
Hourly Rate £6.58 - £10.09
Overtime £20.00
Annual Data £0£22K
Bonus £1,050
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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£13,957 - £22,625
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 18 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 50

Job Description for Cake Decorator

Cake decorators help prepare cakes for consumer use. They listen to a customer's needs and work with the customer to develop an appropriate cake design. The decoration may use fondant or buttercream, and may involve customized text or design (such as a name or customized message written on the cake). Cake decorators must also order supplies as needed, such as spatulas, nozzles, and icing bags. They are also in charge of cleaning supplies such as flower lifters, spatulas, nozzles, icing bags, and icing comb sets. They must also sanitize the surfaces they work on after and/or during cake preparation.

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Cake Decorator Tasks
  • Design, produce, and decorate cakes and confections.
  • Consult with clients, answer questions and sell cakes and decorations.
  • Produce icing, decorations, and fondant, and arrange cakes for aesthetic appeal.

Cake Decorator Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Cake Decorator

Pay by Experience for a Cake Decorator has a negative trend. An entry-level Cake Decorator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤18,000 based on 21 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 ₤20,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Cake Decorator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤16,000 based on 15 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 ₤16,000 based on 7 salaries.

Cake Decorator Reviews

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

Cake Decorator in Glasgow:
"Very Positive."
Pros: The creative role and the customers
Cons: Nothing

Key Stats for Cake Decorator

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Cake Decorator Salaries

Mid-Career
▲18%

Entry-Level
▲3%

National Average
₤17,000

Experienced
▼6%

Late-Career
▼9%

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 97%