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Head Chef Salaries

967 SalariesUpdated 8 May 2021

Average Base Pay
£29,123 / yr
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The national average salary for a Head Chef is £29,123 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Head Chef salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 967 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Head Chef employees.

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Head Chef

Mitchells & Butlers

£29,690/yr

Range: £24K - £38K

95 salaries

£29,690/yr
£24K£38K

Head Chef - Hourly

Prezzo

£10/hr

Range: £10 - £14

33 salaries

£10/hr
£10£14

Head Chef - Hourly

Barchester Healthcare

£13/hr

Range: £10 - £15

28 salaries

£13/hr
£10£15

Head Chef

Young’s Pubs

£32,458/yr

Range: £29K - £36K

24 salaries

£32,458/yr
£29K£36K

Head Chef

The Lounges

£30,193/yr

Range: £27K - £34K

23 salaries

£30,193/yr
£27K£34K

Head Chef

Vintage Inns

£23,087/yr

Range: £23K - £27K

22 salaries

£23,087/yr
£23K£27K

Head Chef

Marston's

£28,180/yr

Range: £21K - £36K

21 salaries

£28,180/yr
£21K£36K

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Head Chef

Harvester

£28,390/yr

Range: £26K - £32K

20 salaries

£28,390/yr
£26K£32K

Head Chef

wagamama

£35,292/yr

Range: £31K - £46K

18 salaries

£35,292/yr
£31K£46K

Head Chef - Hourly

HC-One

£10/hr

Range: £9 - £11

16 salaries

£10/hr
£9£11

Head Chef

Parkdean Resorts

£25,550/yr

Range: £22K - £32K

16 salaries

£25,550/yr
£22K£32K

Head Chef

Corecruitment

£34,461/yr

Range: £27K - £48K

14 salaries

£34,461/yr
£27K£48K

Head Chef

Toby Carvery

£30,193/yr

Range: £26K - £32K

13 salaries

£30,193/yr
£26K£32K

Head Chef

Berkeley Scott

£27,485/yr

Range: £22K - £40K

12 salaries

£27,485/yr
£22K£40K

Head Chef

Premier Inn

£21,135/yr

Range: £18K - £26K

11 salaries

£21,135/yr
£18K£26K

Head Chef

Fuller's

£31,378/yr

Range: £24K - £37K

11 salaries

£31,378/yr
£24K£37K

Head Chef

Greene King

£20,634/yr

Range: £14K - £40K

11 salaries

£20,634/yr
£14K£40K

Head Chef

Cosy Club

£34,722/yr

Range: £32K - £38K

9 salaries

£34,722/yr
£32K£38K

Head Chef

Carluccio's

£42,877/yr

Range: £32K - £43K

8 salaries

£42,877/yr
£32K£43K

Head Chef

BaxterStorey

£31,517/yr

Range: £24K - £42K

8 salaries

£31,517/yr
£24K£42K

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent head chef salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£25,000
per year
A Head Chef in the London Area area reported making £25,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£22,813
per year
A Head Chef in the Southend-on-Sea Area area reported making £22,813 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Southend-on-Sea Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£25,500
per year
A Head Chef in the Guildford Area area reported making £25,500 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Guildford Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£37,500
per year
A Head Chef in the London Area area reported making £37,500 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£35,909
per year
A Head Chef in the Leeds Area area reported making £35,909 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Leeds Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£32,054
per year
A Head Chef in the York Area area reported making £32,054 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
York Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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