£27,455
Avg. Salary
£11.91
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Senior Sous Chef is £11.91 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Sous Chef is £27,455 per year.

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£8.90
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£17.50
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MEDIAN £11.91
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£22k
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£36k
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MEDIAN £27,455
£21,633 - £35,618
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£27K
£36K
MEDIAN: £27,455
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£8.90 - £17.50
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MEDIAN: £11.91
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£0£36K
Salary £21,633 - £35,618
Bonus £2,850
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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£21,108 - £36,540
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 22 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 60
Hourly Data £0£17
Hourly Rate £11.91
Hourly Tips £1.00
Overtime £10.00
Annual Data £0£36K
Bonus £2,850
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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£21,108 - £36,540
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 22 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

Job Description for Senior Sous Chef

In restaurant kitchens, it is typically an executive chef who conceptualizes a menu, designs dishes, chooses ingredients, and takes overall responsibility for the process. Sous chefs are often employed to assist these executive chefs in their operations, and a senior sous chef often has the highest responsibility of all chefs. This person basically serves as the executive chef's right-hand and takes hands-on responsibility for implementing the chef's vision by supervising line cooks and performing quality control. Senior sous chefs also help head chefs with inventory management and creating and modifying dishes.

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Senior Sous Chef Tasks
  • Supervise and evaluate kitchen staff, managing daily operations and kitchen line.
  • Complete prep work, following and/or developing recipes and daily specials.
  • Purchase and receive shipments of food and ingredients, maintaining invoices and budget.
  • Ensure kitchen compliance with food handling and sanitation regulations.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Sous Chef

Pay by Experience for a Senior Sous Chef has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Sous Chef with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤20,000 based on 11 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Sous Chef with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤25,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Senior Sous Chef which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤30,000 based on 15 salaries. A Senior Sous Chef with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤23,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Senior Sous Chef

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
54%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Senior Sous Chef Salaries

Experienced
▲10%

National Average
₤27,000

Mid-Career
▼8%

Late-Career
▼15%

Entry-Level
▼25%

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
54%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 17%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 83%