A Head Chef earns an average salary of £25,207 per year.

£18,636 - £36,100
£19K
£26K
£36K
MEDIAN: £25,647
10%
50%
90%
£7.33 - £11.97
£7
£9
£12
MEDIAN: £8.98
10%
50%
90%
£0£36K
Salary £18,636 - £36,100
Bonus £604 - £6,905
Profit Sharing £1,500
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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£17,124 - £35,412
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 564
Hourly Data £0£20
Hourly Rate £7.33 - £11.97
Hourly Tips £0.00 - £1.34
Overtime £7.29 - £20.50
Annual Data £0£35K
Bonus £604 - £6,905
Profit Sharing £1,500
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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£17,124 - £35,412
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 240

Common Career Paths for Head Chef


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Head Chef Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Head Chef

Popular Skills for Head Chef

Pay by Experience Level for Head Chef

Pay by Experience for a Head Chef has a positive trend. An entry-level Head Chef with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤21,000 based on 218 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Head Chef with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤23,000 based on 312 salaries. An experienced Head Chef which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤25,000 based on 395 salaries. A Head Chef with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤25,000 based on 167 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

23%

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-17%

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National Average: £24,182

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

Head Chef Reviews

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

Head Chef in Leeds:
"Staff motivation and job satifaction."
Pros: Been the boss.
Cons: Work load.

Head Chef in Prestatyn:
"Stressfull."
Pros: Every day is different and challenging.
Cons: Unsociable hours and lack of support.

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Key Stats for Head Chef

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
20%

Experience Affects Head Chef Salaries

▲5%

▲2%

National Average
₤24,000

▼5%

▼15%

Skills That Affect Head Chef Salaries

National Average
₤24,000





Team Leadership
▼6%

Training
▼18%

cooking
▼19%

Head Chef
▼21%

Chef (Opscode)
▼30%

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 92%