Chef Salary

How much does a Chef make in the United States?
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$53,456 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$26 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,459 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average chef salary in United States is $53,456 or an equivalent hourly rate of $26. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,459. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$39,046 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$65,475 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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Salary Potential
Estimated salary in 2023:
$61,970 (USD)
5 Year Change:
16 %
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