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Kitchen Chef Salary

How much does a Kitchen Chef make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Kitchen Chef

$53,447 (USD)/yr

$26 (USD)/hr

$1,459 (USD)/yr

$52,810 (USD)/yr

$25 (USD)/hr

$1,459 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Supervises, coordinates, and contributes to the activities of cooks and other kitchen personnel engaged in preparing and cooking foods in hotel, restaurant, cafeteria, or other establishment. Trains workers in task performance. Determines food consumption, and requisitions or purchases foodstuffs, supplies, and equipment.
The average kitchen chef salary in United States is $53,447 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.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$39,040 (USD)

$65,465 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$61,960 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Kitchen Chef will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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