The average salary for an Executive Pastry Chef with Product Development skills is $63,097.
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Job Description for Executive Pastry Chef
Executive pastry chefs work in bakeries and manage the creation of baked goods; they may work in stand-alone bakeries, at catering companies, or in restaurants or hotels. As executives, they may be primarily responsible for overseeing other chefs, but also for lending a direct hand in baking. Executive pastry chefs must carry out employee evaluations and provide disciplinary action when necessary, and it is also important to be able to provide constructive criticism to improve work-flow and pro…Read more
Executive Pastry Chef Tasks
- Oversee production, design, execution, and presentation of pastries.
- Manage inventory, labor and supply costs, and vendor relationships.
- Supervise and manage the pastry staff.
- Plan pastry menus that complement the season and other menu and beverage items.
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Popular Skills for Executive Pastry Chef
Skills that pay less than market rate include Food Preparation, Team Management, Leadership, Menu Planning and People Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Executive Pastry Chef
A mid-career Executive Pastry Chef with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $62,551 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Executive Pastry Chef with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,042 based on 11 salaries.
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