The average pay for an Entry-Level Head Chef is £23,655 per year.

£18,260 - £30,951
£18K
£23K
£31K
MEDIAN: £23,477
10%
50%
90%
£6.95 - £11.13
£6
£8
£11
MEDIAN: £8.68
10%
50%
90%
£0£30K
Salary £18,260 - £30,951
Bonus £202.73 - £5,093
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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£15,799 - £30,084
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 17 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 113
Hourly Data £0£11
Hourly Rate £6.95 - £11.13
Hourly Tips £0.00 - £1.03
Overtime £9.89
Annual Data £0£30K
Bonus £202.73 - £5,093
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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£15,799 - £30,084
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 17 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 89

Head Chef Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £21,054

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

Head Chef Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Head Chef in Llandudno:
"Staff issues."
Staff issues are a problem its not the company but the staff they employ.

Head Chef in Norfolk:
"Helpful advice."
Need firm discipline in the kitchen. Check levels of stock control and hygiene.

Head Chef in Stockport:
"That my chef would not leave."
Avoid this landlord at all costs, he will drag you down.

Head Chef in Nottingham:
"Chef with all recipes!"
Keep your recipes don't be fool by your exployer-because that is your original/master copy!!!Don't surrender your soul!!

Head Chef in King's College London:
"how everything works"
Keep calm

Key Stats for Head Chef

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
34%

Skills That Affect Head Chef Salaries

Menu Planning
▼0%

Budget Management
▼0%

National Average
₤21,000

People Management
▼2%

Food Preparation
▼3%

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 91%