Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for an Assistant Pastry Chef is $14.28
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Assistant Pastry Chefs?
An early career Assistant Pastry Chef with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.45 based on 36 salaries. A mid-career Assistant Pastry Chef with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.33 based on 10 salaries. An experienced …Read more
What Do Assistant Pastry Chefs Do?
An assistant pastry chef generally works under a pastry chef in order to create items for a bakery. The position may involve working on a team with multiple assistant pastry chefs. Some of the items that may be made are pastries, cakes, cookies, bread, muffins, and cupcakes. Generally, there are recipes that need to be carried out, and the assistant pastry chef should be able to measure, mix, and bake these items based on recipes.
The assistant pastry chef will usually also be in charge of …Read more
- Prepare pastries, handling pastry presentation and plating/food displays.
- Provide support for all pastry stations and perform duties in employee's absence.
- Assist in developing menu, pastries, designs, and presentations.
- Ensure compliance of safety and sanitation regulations and check quality of food products.