Sous Chef Jobs in Illinois

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Chicago, IL
We are looking for a Sous Chef with the desire to push them self and grow as a professional. we offer health insurance, PTO, and many more benefits. Pay is biased on experience....
1 day ago
Cloud Nine Restaurant Group, Inc - Elmhurst, IL
Compensation Details Compensation: Salary (Based on Experience) Required Skills Advanced Knife Skills Food Safety Knowledge Safety Procedures Knowledge Kitchen Equipment Maintenance Expediting Food...
16 hours ago
Takito Street Lincoln Park - Chicago, IL
Required Years of Experience 3 years Job Details Amazing opportunity to lead the kitchen staff of a Takito kitchen (leaders in modern Mexican cuisine (since 2013). Enjoy creative opportunities in...
16 hours ago
Chicago, IL
Pizza Friendly Pizza - Now Hiring: Sous Chef Click here to learn more & apply today!...
1 day ago
SAVOR...Chicago at McCormick Place & Wintrust Arena - Chicago, IL
at McCormick Place Convention Center has an immediate opening for a Sous Chef....
15 hours ago
Brinker International - Vernon Hills, IL
Maggiano's Little Italy Vernon Hills- Sous Chef # To Work At Maggianos You Have To Love People And Liking Sinatra Doesnt Hurt! ##### Do you think fast and act fast? Do you have high standards?...
12 hours ago
Chicago, IL
Takito Street Lincoln Park - Now Hiring: Sous Chef Click here to learn more & apply today!...
16 hours ago
Elk Grove Village, IL
We participate in E-Verify / Participamos en E-Verify Sous Chefs are responsible for running back of house (BOH) operations and shifts, including supervision of kitchen, dish and all other BOH teams...
16 hours ago
Gather Chicago - Chicago, IL
Recipe Development Food Safety Knowledge Safety Procedures Knowledge Kitchen Equipment Maintenance Expediting Family Meal Preparation Fish Butchery Fish Cookery Food and Beverage Pairing Knowledge...
1 day ago
Pizza Friendly Pizza - Chicago, IL
This sous chef position will be responsible for creating, preparing, and moving the PFP brand into the future. This role reports directly to the CDC (whats Rubens title?)....
1 day ago
Cherry Circle Room - Chicago, IL
Required Years of Experience 2 years Job Details Title: Sous Chef - Cherry Circle Room - Chicago Athletic Association Reports to: Chef de Cuisine, F&B Director, Culinary Director, LSD Directors and...
1 day ago
Bar Siena - Chicago, IL
In addition to managing the BOH staff, the Sous Chef will assist the Executive Chef in establishing standards for the preparation, presentation, and service of all menu items....
4 days ago
Chicago, IL
Looking for an organized and detail-oriented Sous Chef who can handle busy brunch volume. Hours of operation are Friday through Monday with a Wednesday prep day....
5 days ago
Chicago, IL
Title: Sous Chef Reports to: Site Chef, Executive Chef, Culinary Director Position Objective: Example: Our Sous Chefs are management on site, and as such, they are the backbone and leader of the kitchen...
5 days ago
Kimpton Hotel & Restaurant Group - Chicago, IL
Job Information Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Sous Chef - Boleo in Chicago, Illinois Why We're Here We believe heartfelt, human connections make people's lives better....
5 days ago

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Salary for Sous Chef Jobs in Illinois

This is the average annual salary for Sous Chef jobs in Illinois as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Sous Chef positions.

Highest Education Level

Sous Chefs in Illinois offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (32.7%)
  • High School or GED (23.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (20.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.5%)
  • Some College (3.0%)
  • Master's Degree (2.7%)
  • Some High School (1.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Sous Chefs in Illinois
  • 4-6 years (40.7%)
  • 2-4 years (33.3%)
  • None (11.1%)
  • 6-8 years (7.4%)
  • 1-2 years (3.7%)
  • 10+ years (3.7%)

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