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Chef Salary
in the United States

How much does a Chef make in the United States?
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$52,799 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$25 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,441 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average chef salary in United States is $52,799 or an equivalent hourly rate of $25. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,441. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$39,318 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$65,316 (USD)

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