Chef Salaries in United Kingdom

Updated 20 May 2022
£21,170 /yr
Average Base Pay

2,545 salaries

£15K

Low

£30K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average£12,859Range£393 - £420,470

The estimated total pay for a Chef is £34,030 per year in the United Kingdom area, with an average salary of £21,170 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is £12,859 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Chef salary is £21,170. Salaries can range from £15,481 - £450,176. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Chef in United Kingdom can expect their total pay value to be on average £34,030.

What is the salary trajectory for a Chef?
£21,170 /yr
Chef
£91,047 /yr
Adjunct Chef
£29,883 /yr
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What are some related job titles for a Chef?

Chef De Cuisine

£21,700

per year

Chef Manager

£25,766

per year

Cook

£19,984

per year

Corporate Chef

£21,771

per year

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Prezzo
3.5

Prezzo

Chef - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £8 - £10

£8

£10

£8 - £10 Range

wagamama
3.6

wagamama

Chef - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £8 - £13

£8

£13

£8 - £13 Range

Mitchells & Butlers
3.6

Mitchells & Butlers

Chef - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £6 - £16

£6

£16

£6 - £16 Range

The Lounges
3.7

The Lounges

Chef - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £9 - £11

£9

£11

£9 - £11 Range

McDonald's
3.5

McDonald's

Chef

£19,672

 /yr
Range: £10K - £319K

£10K

£319K

£10,247 - £318,954 Range

Greene King
3.4

Greene King

Chef - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £6 - £13

£6

£13

£6 - £13 Range

McDonald's
3.5

McDonald's

Chef - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £5 - £78

£5

£78

£5 - £78 Range

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HC-One
2.6

HC-One

Chef - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £8 - £12

£8

£12

£8 - £12 Range

Atalian Servest
2.9

Atalian Servest

Chef - Hourly

£12

 /hr
Range: £10 - £15

£10

£15

£10 - £15 Range

Barchester Healthcare
3.8

Barchester Healthcare

Chef - Hourly

£12

 /hr
Range: £10 - £14

£10

£14

£10 - £14 Range

Sodexo
3.4

Sodexo

Chef - Hourly

£11

 /hr
Range: £9 - £13

£9

£13

£9 - £13 Range

Stonegate Pub Company
3.5

Stonegate Pub Company

Chef - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £6 - £11

£6

£11

£6 - £11 Range

Four Seasons Health Care
4.0

Four Seasons Health Care

Chef - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £9 - £14

£9

£14

£9 - £14 Range

PizzaExpress
3.9

PizzaExpress

Chef - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £8 - £846

£8

£846

£8 - £846 Range

Blue Arrow
3.7

Blue Arrow

Chef - Hourly

£13

 /hr
Range: £11 - £16

£11

£16

£11 - £16 Range

Cosy Club
3.3

Cosy Club

Chef - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £10 - £11

£10

£11

£10 - £11 Range

J D Wetherspoon
3.6

J D Wetherspoon

Chef - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £8 - £15

£8

£15

£8 - £15 Range

Cucumber Recruitment
5.0

Cucumber Recruitment

Chef - Hourly

£14

 /hr
Range: £14 - £14

£14

£14

£14 - £14 Range

Whitbread
3.8

Whitbread

Chef - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £7 - £11

£7

£11

£7 - £11 Range

Priory Group
2.9

Priory Group

Chef - Hourly

£11

 /hr
Range: £10 - £12

£10

£12

£10 - £12 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Chef salaries

The national average salary for a Chef is £21,170 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Chef salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2545 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Chef employees.

The highest salary for a Chef in United Kingdom is £29,706 per year.

The lowest salary for a Chef in United Kingdom is £15,087 per year.