£22,953
Avg. Salary
£8.28
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£1,900

Bonus

£375

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Kitchen Manager is £8.28 per hour.

The average pay for a Kitchen Manager is £22,953 per year.

£7.11
10%
£8.28
50%
£10.42
90%
MEDIAN £8.28
£17k
10%
£23k
50%
£28k
90%
MEDIAN £22,953
£16,928 - £28,195
£17K
£23K
£28K
MEDIAN: £22,953
10%
50%
90%
£7.11 - £10.42
£7
£8
£10
MEDIAN: £8.28
10%
50%
90%
£0£28K
Salary £16,928 - £28,195
Bonus £15.00 - £4,750
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £16,638
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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£15,537 - £28,608
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 19 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 187
Hourly Data £0£10
Hourly Rate £7.11 - £10.42
Hourly Tips £0.70
Overtime £0.00 - £10.32
Annual Data £0£28K
Bonus £15.00 - £4,750
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £16,638
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).
)
£15,537 - £28,608
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 19 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 115

Job Description for Kitchen Manager

A kitchen manager keeps the “back of the house” and kitchen of a restaurant running smoothly and efficiently. A kitchen manager can be in charge of a kitchen in a number of settings such as a restaurant, hotel, cruise ship, or nursing home. One of the kitchen manager’s responsibilities is ensuring food quality. There are many regulations regarding the storage and cooking of food, and it is their job to ensure that standards are met. Kitchen managers are also obligated to ensure that sanitation standards are met. This includes making sure that the kitchen and refrigerator areas are kept clean, food is disposed of properly, and all employees are trained on how to maintain sanitary conditions.

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Kitchen Manager Tasks
  • Supervise, train, and schedule kitchen staff to provide quality, hygienic, standardized food.
  • Handle daily operations like payroll, customer complaints, liaising with vendors or partners, etc.
  • Maintain the inventory and budget for supplies and materials in a cost-efficient manner.
  • Open and close the kitchen each day, including monitoring supplies and reducing waste.

Kitchen Manager Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Kitchen Manager

Pay by Experience for a Kitchen Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Kitchen Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤20,000 based on 59 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Kitchen Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤21,000 based on 59 salaries. An experienced Kitchen Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤21,000 based on 46 salaries. A Kitchen Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤24,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

12%

National Average: £21,004

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

Kitchen Manager Reviews

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

Kitchen Manager in Tamworth:
"DOES NOT PAY ENOUGH??"
Pros: Atmosphere. Adrenaline rush. Speed. Family style team.
Cons: Hours, no over time. Hard to reach bonus. No extra pay for bank holidays/weekends. Hour cuts. Pressure extra hygiene and food allergen laws applied over the years but hours are constantly cut and salaries are stagnant, more responsibility added with no extra pay. You will struggle to find staff for kitchens. Making you have to work harder. Not even share of tips.

Kitchen Manager in Redhill:
"Hard but fulfilling work."
Pros: Cooking.
Cons: Paper work.

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Key Stats for Kitchen Manager

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Kitchen Manager Salaries

Late-Career
▲14%

Experienced
▲1%

National Average
₤21,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼6%

Skills That Affect Kitchen Manager Salaries

National Average
₤21,000

Budget Management
▼14%

Food Preparation
▼15%

Stock Plan Administration
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 96%