£16,691
Avg. Salary
£7.56
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£203

Bonus

£1,250

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Kitchen Chef is £7.56 per hour.

The average pay for a Kitchen Chef is £16,691 per year.

10%
£6.08
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£7.56
50%
£9.08
90%
90%
MEDIAN £7.56
10%
£12k
10%
£17k
50%
£23k
90%
90%
MEDIAN £16,691
£12,193 - £22,798
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£17K
£23K
MEDIAN: £16,691
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50%
90%
£6.08 - £9.08
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MEDIAN: £7.56
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£0£22K
Salary £12,193 - £22,798
Bonus £20.00 - £2,000
Profit Sharing £1,250
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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£12,718 - £20,483
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 19 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 165
Hourly Data £0£14
Hourly Rate £6.08 - £9.08
Hourly Tips £0.00 - £1.22
Overtime £6.23 - £14.17
Annual Data £0£20K
Bonus £20.00 - £2,000
Profit Sharing £1,250
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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£12,718 - £20,483
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 19 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 495

Job Description for Kitchen Chef

Kitchen chefs prepare foods for their establishment's diners. They may work for private institutions such as restaurants, entertainment venues, cruise ships and large corporations, as well as public institutions such as schools and public hospitals. Tasks performed by kitchen chefs include planning the menu, supervising kitchen assistants, waiters, and hostesses, and preparing food. Food preparation tasks may include cutting meat, vegetables and fruit; preparing stuffing, glazes and sauces; assembling plates to be sent to diners; and overseeing the food preparation tasks performed by subordinates in the kitchen. Kitchen chefs may conduct ordering and bookkeeping work for their restaurant as well.

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Kitchen Chef Tasks
  • Prepare appetizers, salads, sandwiches, sauces, stuffing, and glazes.
  • May supervise pantry staff.
  • Utilize extra meat in new menu items.
  • Chop, slice, grind, and garnish meats, vegetables, and cheeses.

Kitchen Chef Pay By Employer

$0$38K

Sodexo, Inc.
10 profiles
$27,796

Common Career Paths for Kitchen Chef


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Pay by Experience Level for Kitchen Chef

Pay by Experience for a Kitchen Chef has a positive trend. An entry-level Kitchen Chef with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤15,000 based on 217 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Kitchen Chef with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤16,000 based on 102 salaries. An experienced Kitchen Chef which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤17,000 based on 72 salaries. A Kitchen Chef with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤18,000 based on 31 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

8%

National Average: £16,217

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

Kitchen Chef Reviews

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

Kitchen Chef in Manchester:
"Unfair treatment in general."
Pros: The people that I work with.
Cons: The management and there disrespectful treatment of staff lack of benifits and no training

Kitchen Chef in Crewe:
"Hard work."
Pros: Learning everyday, preparing large scale of food for banquets and buffets.
Cons: Hours.

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Key Stats for Kitchen Chef

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Kitchen Chef Salaries

Late-Career
▲8%

▲4%

National Average
₤16,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

▼6%

Skills That Affect Kitchen Chef Salaries

chef
▼0%

National Average
₤16,000

Order Inventory
▼3%


▼12%

Cleaning
▼16%

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 94%