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Chef Head (Fine Dining) Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$105,998 (USD)

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The average pay for a Chef Head (Fine Dining) is $105,998 a year and $51 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Chef Head (Fine Dining) is between $74,944 and $131,342. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Chef Head (Fine Dining). This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Coordinates activities of and directs indoctrination and training of Chefs, Cooks, and other kitchen workers engaged in preparing and cooking foods in upscale restaurants to ensure efficient and profitable food services.
  • Plans or collaborates with others in planning menus and utilization of food surpluses and leftovers, taking into account probable number of guests, marketing conditions, popularity of various dishes, and recency of menu.
  • Estimates food consumption, and purchases or requisitions foodstuffs and kitchen supplies.
  • Reviews menus, analyzes recipes, determines food, labor, and overhead costs, and assigns prices to menu items.
  • Directs food apportionment policy to control costs.
  • Supervises cooking and other kitchen personnel and coordinates their assignments to ensure economical and timely food production.
  • Distinguished from Executive Chef in that the Executive Chef (Fine Dining) has responsibilities for restaurants catering to the upscale market.
Chef Head (Fine Dining) Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Chefs and Head Cooks

Job family population: 131,430

Estimated population of Chef Head (Fine Dining) jobs: 53,083

Rate of error: 2.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Chef Head (Fine Dining) Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Head Chef
Apr 12
Manhattan, NY, USA
Patrice and Associates
Head Chef Requirements: * 2 years+ as Sous Chef Leader, Executive Chef, Head Chef experience in fine-dining or upscale cuisine * High volume ($4 MM+), fast-paced environment * Excellent reputation ...
Kosher Sous Chef - $60K - Fine Dining - 30 Paid Days Off
May 22
Teaneck, NJ, USA
Patrice & Associates - GFS | Mike Buterbaugh
Executive SOUS CHEF - Upscale, Fine-Dining Restaurant FINE DINING EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED!!! * Friday and Saturday's Off * Total of 30 Paid Days off as they follow the Jewish Calendar (Serves as ...
Pastry Chef - Fine Dining
May 23
New York, NY, USA
Trandon Associates, Inc
We are seeking a Pastry Chef - Fine Dining to join our team! You will thrive in a fast-paced environment and dedicate time to expanding our clientele base to establish the restaurant's brand and ...
Hotel Event Sous Chef- Fine dining
May 15
New York, NY, USA
Goodwin Recruiting
We are seeking a Hotel Event Sous Chef, very high end. to join our team! You will thrive in a fast-paced environment and dedicate time to expanding our VIP Clientele base to establish the restaurant ...
Executive Chef New York Patina Restaurant Group
Mar 28
New York, NY, USA
New York Patina Restaurant Group
Executive Chefs are the head of the back of house staff and will manage extensive supervisory ... dining, capacity and volume. • Certificate or degree in Culinary Arts preferred. • Servsafe ...
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