Average Late-Career Head Chef Salary in Los Angeles, California

$40,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Head Chef in Los Angeles, California is $40,000.
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Job Description for Head Chef

Head Chef Tasks
  • Manage kitchen operation including food purchases and preparation, record keeping, quality standards, and sanitation.
  • Train employees in cooking methods, plate presentations, portions, and cost control.

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Pay by Experience Level for Head Chef

A mid-career Head Chef with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $57,391 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Head Chef with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 13 salaries.
Employees with Head Chef in their job title in Orlando, Florida earn an average of 77.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (33.1% more) and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (27.5% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 27 survey responses.
Mid Career
51.9%
Experienced
48.1%

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