The average hourly pay for a Cake Decorator in United Kingdom is £8.46.
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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…Read more
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.
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Pay by Experience Level for Cake Decorator
An early career Cake Decorator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £8.13 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Cake Decorator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £9.00 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Cake Decorator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £8.93 based on 12 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £8.
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Employees with Cake Decorator in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 12.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Harrow, England: London (6.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Manchester, England: Manchester (5.4% less).
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