SOUS CHEF SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$51,000
$31,000
Min 10%
$51,000
Median 50%
$84,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Radisson Hotel
Highest Paying City
Seattle, WA
Highest Paying State
Colorado
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does a sous chef make?
Sous Chefs in America make an average salary of $51,824 per year or $24.92 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $84,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $31,000 per year. Hospitality companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Sous Chefs. The top 5 states when it comes to Sous Chef salaries are Colorado, Washington, Montana, Nebraska, and Kansas. The typical tenure for a Sous Chef is 2.9 years.
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Average Sous Chef Salary By Company

Sous Chefs can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Hospitality companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Sous Chefs. Sous Chefs at Radisson Hotel and Del Frisco's Restaurant Group report the highest salaries. Also, companies like Auberge du Soleil and Carnival Cruise Line pay their Sous Chefs very well.

Average Sous Chef Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Sous Chef in the United States is $51,824 per year or $24.92 per hour. The city with the highest Sous Chef salary is Seattle, WA at $67,514 per year. The average starting salary in Seattle, WA for Sous Chefs is $45,000. Some of the states with the best Sous Chef salaries are Colorado, Washington, Montana, Nebraska, Kansas, Oregon, and South Dakota. South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida have the lowest Sous Chef salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Seattle, WA
$67,514
2
Denver, CO
$67,058
3
Portland, OR
$63,790
4
Kansas City, KS
$62,649
5
Kansas City, MO
$62,494

RECENTLY ADDED Sous Chef SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Gecko Hospitality
Sous Chef
10/29/2019
$45,000
Gecko Hospitality
Sous Chef
Des Moines, IA
10/29/2019
$50,000
10/27/2019
$43,827
Nugget Market
Sous Chef
10/26/2019
$31,305
Goodwin Recruiting
Sous Chef
10/24/2019
$60,000
Gecko Hospitality
Sous Chef
Indianapolis, IN
10/23/2019
$55,000
Goodwin Recruiting
Sous Chef
10/23/2019
$45,000
Sage Dining
Sous Chef
Plano, TX
10/22/2019
$35,479
10/17/2019
$33,392
Sage Dining
Sous Chef
10/17/2019
$33,392
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