Average Head Chef Salary in Australia
The average annual salary of Head Chef is $70,983.00
The starting salary of Head Chef is between $48,204.00 and $56,710.00 whereas the maximum salary range is between $88,810.00 and $102,132.00.
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The average hourly pay of Head Chef is $28.38.
The starting hourly rate is between $20.00 and $23.54 for Head Chef whereas the maximum hourly wage is between $37.40 and $43.00.
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Currency : AUD
Annual Salary : $70,983.00
Hourly Pay : $28.38
Weekly Pay : $1,252.00
Fortnightly Salary : $2,505.00
Monthly Salary : $5,427.00
Head Chef Salary Comparison by Gender
This pie chart demonstrates the gender share for Head Chef. As indicated, the golden colour represents the percentage share for women and the green represents the percentage share for men.
As shown in the chart, male employees are involved significantly more as Head Chef compared to female. Their involvement is 74% while of female is only 26%.
Salary Distribution Based on Years of Experience
The line graph shows Head Chef salary in Australia on an annual basis. In this graph specifically, it is indicated that as the years of experience increases, so does their wages.
For Head Chef working less than a year in a company, you notice that their annual salary starts around $60,638.16.
As the years of experience reaches 1 to 4, there is a significant increase of $2,712.80 which would give a total wage of AUD63,350.96.
Once the experience reaches 5-9 years Head Chef salary would increase again to a total of $66,418.11, adding $3,067.15 from the last salary increase.
After reaching the 10-19 year experience in their career, another increase in salary will be added to a total of $71,220.12.
And finally, once the Head Chef gains 20 years of experience or more, their salary would reach $72,652.31.
Prominent Skills Affecting Head Chef Salary
The bar graph data indicates the importance of specific skills which can have a direct impact on Head Chef's salary. It clearly highlights the skills needed for a post of Head Chef when hired by an employer.
The most vital skill expected of Head Chef is Inventory Control which impacts the most than the rest of the skills indicated with a staggering 14% comparatively. Therefore, one’s salary would greatly depend on their skills in Inventory Control.
The skill least likely to affect one’s pay would be Chef (Opscode) with 1%. It can be said that Chef (Opscode) skill will unlikely impact the salary.
Compensation Statistics Based on Experience Levels
This combination of a line and the bar graph shows how the experience affects the salary of Head Chef. Companies are considering factors like training and education directly affecting the salary offered to you as an employee. The line graph shows the salary increment with the increase in experience whereas the bar graph shows the comparision of how the salary is getting affected based on experience level.
As shown in the trends, lowest earning is $63,885.00 whereas the highest earning is $73,112.00 which clearly shows the salary increases with the level of expertise.
Experienced person will earn the maximum salary of $73,112.00 at 3%. So to summerize, Entry Level earns 10% less than the average salary, Early Career earns 7% less than the average salary, Mid Carrer earns 2% less than the average salary, Late Career earns 2% more than the average salary, Experienced earns 3% more than the average salary.