Salary Executive Chef

Our data for salaries for executive chef has been updated the last time on 03-02-2022. On 03-02-2022 the average salary for a executive chef was $ 8,097. The data on Jobsking.com has been composed by data analysts from millions of vacancies combined with own data.

The highest measured yearly salaries for executive chef are $ 155,000 and the lowest are $ 70,000. The most common salaries for executive chef are between $ 82,000 (25%) and $ 110,000 (75%) per year.

Converted to a monthly salary, this is a maximum of $ 12,916 and a minimum of $ 5,833 with the most common monthly salaries for executive chef between $ 6,822 and $ 9,166 per month or $ 39 and $ 52 per hour.

 
The amount that you can earn depends on several factors. Which diplomas or certificates do you possess? How long have you been doing this work? How old are you? What does the CLA prescribe for your industry? Is your role steering or executive? With our salary calculator you can calculate what you could earn as a executive chef.

Highest salary for executive chef in regions and cities

We see a large discrepancy in the salaries for executive chef based on regions and cities. Below the salaries for executive chef are compared:

New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

New South Wales – average salary $ 8,485

The top cities for executive chef salaries in New South Wales are:

  1. Barangaroo $ 10,583 per month.
  2. Milsons Point $ 10,416 per month.
  3. Sydney $ 9,166 per month.
  4. Wollongong $ 9,166 per month.
  5. Bobs Farm $ 7,916 per month.
  6. Bowral $ 7,708 per month.
  7. Parkville $ 6,666 per month.
  8. Blakehurst $ 6,250 per month.
  9. Tamworth $ 6,250 per month.
  10. Surry Hills $ 6,250 per month.

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Northern Territory – average salary $ 7,125

The top cities for executive chef salaries in Northern Territory are:

  1. East Arnhem Shire $ 9,115 per month.
  2. Yirrkala $ 8,429 per month.
  3. Perth $ 8,089 per month.
  4. Nhulunbuy $ 7,756 per month.
  5. Amoonguna $ 7,680 per month.
  6. Casuarina $ 7,300 per month.
  7. Stuart Park $ 6,880 per month.
  8. Palmerston $ 5,701 per month.
  9. Fannie Bay $ 5,305 per month.
  10. Tiwi $ 4,996 per month.

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Queensland – average salary $ 7,552

The top cities for executive chef salaries in Queensland are:

  1. Kuraby $ 10,347 per month.
  2. Newstead $ 10,000 per month.
  3. Surfers Paradise $ 9,583 per month.
  4. Sanctuary Cove $ 8,333 per month.
  5. Brisbane $ 7,708 per month.
  6. Mackay $ 6,875 per month.
  7. Daintree $ 6,666 per month.
  8. Whitsunday Islands $ 6,666 per month.
  9. Mission Beach $ 6,250 per month.
  10. Currumbin $ 6,041 per month.

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South Australia – average salary $ 9,258

The top cities for executive chef salaries in South Australia are:

  1. Angle Park $ 13,442 per month.
  2. Hackney $ 9,640 per month.
  3. Campbelltown $ 9,340 per month.
  4. Monash $ 8,774 per month.
  5. Salisbury East $ 8,756 per month.
  6. Kimba $ 8,746 per month.
  7. Bruce $ 8,647 per month.
  8. Solomontown $ 8,525 per month.
  9. Yorketown $ 8,377 per month.
  10. Mclaren Vale $ 8,333 per month.

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Tasmania – average salary $ 8,160

The top cities for executive chef salaries in Tasmania are:

  1. Risdon $ 9,579 per month.
  2. Strahan $ 9,255 per month.
  3. New Town $ 8,114 per month.
  4. Port Arthur $ 8,035 per month.
  5. Queenstown $ 7,989 per month.
  6. Beaconsfield $ 7,977 per month.
  7. Flinders Island $ 7,896 per month.
  8. St Marys $ 7,896 per month.
  9. National Park $ 7,467 per month.
  10. Detention River $ 7,395 per month.

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Victoria – average salary $ 8,517

The top cities for executive chef salaries in Victoria are:

  1. Beaufort $ 10,180 per month.
  2. Ballarat $ 9,791 per month.
  3. City Of Boroondara $ 9,668 per month.
  4. Mount Buller $ 9,316 per month.
  5. Richmond $ 9,166 per month.
  6. Burwood $ 8,333 per month.
  7. Dromana $ 8,333 per month.
  8. Port Fairy $ 8,333 per month.
  9. Melbourne $ 6,666 per month.
  10. Point Cook $ 6,666 per month.

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Western Australia – average salary $ 7,728

The top cities for executive chef salaries in Western Australia are:

  1. Bateman $ 14,590 per month.
  2. West Kalgoorlie $ 14,371 per month.
  3. Koolyanobbing $ 12,403 per month.
  4. Port Kennedy $ 9,030 per month.
  5. Fitzroy Crossing $ 8,858 per month.
  6. Malabaine $ 8,705 per month.
  7. Geraldton $ 8,333 per month.
  8. Rottnest Island $ 7,500 per month.
  9. Perth $ 7,291 per month.
  10. Broome $ 6,916 per month.

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Salary executive chef per year, month and hour

If you prefer to look at the salaries for executive chef based on year salaries or per hour, then you can compare those in the following chart with the monthly salaries and broken down by region.

Region Yearly salary Monthly salary Hourly salary
New South Wales $ 102,000 $ 8,485 $ 48.95
Northern Territory $ 86,000 $ 7,125 $ 41.11
Queensland $ 91,000 $ 7,552 $ 43.57
South Australia $ 111,000 $ 9,258 $ 53.41
Tasmania $ 98,000 $ 8,160 $ 47.08
Victoria $ 102,000 $ 8,517 $ 49.14
Western Australia $ 93,000 $ 7,728 $ 44.59

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More salaries for professions such as executive chef

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Job Title Yearly Salary Monthly Salary Weekly Salary Hourly Salary
Executive Head Chef $ 85,000 $ 7,104 $ 1,639 $ 40.99
Executive Sous Chef $ 81,000 $ 6,778 $ 1,564 $ 39.11
Chef Manager $ 75,000 $ 6,263 $ 1,445 $ 36.13
Senior Chef $ 72,000 $ 5,958 $ 1,375 $ 34.38
Assistant Chef $ 52,000 $ 4,296 $ 991 $ 24.79
Chef $ 60,000 $ 5,036 $ 1,162 $ 29.06
Chef Supervisor $ 68,000 $ 5,648 $ 1,303 $ 32.59
Head Chef $ 77,000 $ 6,455 $ 1,489 $ 37.24
Executive $ 86,000 $ 7,136 $ 1,646 $ 41.17
Assistant Pastry Chef $ 50,000 $ 4,188 $ 966 $ 24.16
Executive Assistant $ 82,000 $ 6,808 $ 1,571 $ 39.28
Head Chef and Kitchen Manager $ 70,000 $ 5,796 $ 1,337 $ 33.44
Executive Manager $ 160,000 $ 13,365 $ 3,084 $ 77.11
Senior Sous Chef $ 73,000 $ 6,111 $ 1,410 $ 35.26
Executive Assistant to CEO $ 91,000 $ 7,605 $ 1,755 $ 43.88
Executive Director $ 202,000 $ 16,842 $ 3,886 $ 97.17
Assistant Executive Manager $ 85,000 $ 7,083 $ 1,634 $ 40.87
Chef / Kitchen Manager $ 63,000 $ 5,286 $ 1,219 $ 30.5
Executive Assistant to Director $ 85,000 $ 7,057 $ 1,628 $ 40.71
Executive Assistant to the CEO $ 90,000 $ 7,535 $ 1,739 $ 43.48
Head Pastry Chef $ 79,000 $ 6,588 $ 1,520 $ 38.01
Qualified Chef $ 60,000 $ 4,972 $ 1,147 $ 28.69
Head Pizza Chef $ 60,000 $ 5,020 $ 1,158 $ 28.96
Executive Housekeeping Manager $ 80,000 $ 6,666 $ 1,538 $ 38.46
Executive Officer $ 108,000 $ 9,039 $ 2,085 $ 52.15
Senior Executive Assistant $ 92,000 $ 7,673 $ 1,770 $ 44.27
Executive Housekeeper $ 76,000 $ 6,321 $ 1,458 $ 36.47
Executive Personal Assistant $ 79,000 $ 6,587 $ 1,520 $ 38.01
Chef and Cook $ 59,000 $ 4,943 $ 1,140 $ 28.52
Executive Assistant to Managing Director $ 87,000 $ 7,258 $ 1,675 $ 41.88
Apprentice Chef $ 44,000 $ 3,704 $ 854 $ 21.37
Chief Executive Officer $ 164,000 $ 13,652 $ 3,150 $ 78.77
Chef / Culinary Instructor $ 96,000 $ 8,000 $ 1,846 $ 46.15
Executive Assistant to the Director $ 73,000 $ 6,113 $ 1,410 $ 35.27
Breakfast Chef $ 58,000 $ 4,816 $ 1,111 $ 27.79
Executive Administrator $ 68,000 $ 5,683 $ 1,311 $ 32.79
Casual Chef $ 57,000 $ 4,749 $ 1,095 $ 27.4
Cafe Chef $ 58,000 $ 4,855 $ 1,120 $ 28.01
Pastry Chef $ 60,000 $ 4,993 $ 1,152 $ 28.81
Brand Executive $ 68,000 $ 5,666 $ 1,307 $ 32.69
Pizza Chef $ 61,000 $ 5,071 $ 1,170 $ 29.26

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