Average Head Chef Salary in United Kingdom

£28,346
Avg. Base Salary (GBP)
10%
£21k
MEDIAN
£28k
90%
£39k

The average salary for a Head Chef is £28,346

Base Salary
£21k - £39k
Bonus
£294 - £5k
Profit Sharing
£604 - £15k
Total Pay
£19k - £38k
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What Do Head Chefs Do?

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.
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Gender Breakdown

Male
80.1%
Female
19.3%
Prefer to self-define
0.6%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

7%

Dental

2%

Vision

2%

None

93%