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Chef Salaries

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1,724 SalariesUpdated Apr 23, 2018
Average Base Pay
$54,443/yr
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$30K
Low
$54K
Average
$67K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$4,748
Range$747 - $21,512
How much does a Chef make?

The national average salary for a Chef is $54,443 in United States. Filter by location to see Chef salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,724 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Chef employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Dave & Buster's
      $55,471/yr
      Range: $50K - $69K
      51 salaries
      $55,471
      $50K$69K
      Sodexo
      $52,337/yr
      Range: $45K - $65K
      40 salaries
      $52,337
      $45K$65K
      Sur La Table
      $68,831/yr
      Range: $65K - $79K
      37 salaries
      $68,831
      $65K$79K
      Hilton
      $74,658/yr
      Range: $65K - $86K
      27 salaries
      $74,658
      $65K$86K
      Hy-Vee
      $47,957/yr
      Range: $46K - $51K
      21 salaries
      $47,957
      $46K$51K
      Ruby Tuesday
      $11/hr
      Range: $9 - $14
      15 salaries
      $11
      $9$14
      Aramark
      $54,989/yr
      Range: $30K - $65K
      15 salaries
      $54,989
      $30K$65K

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      McDonald's
      $13/hr
      Range: $8 - $36
      12 salaries
      $13
      $8$36
      Nordstrom
      $71,619/yr
      Range: $51K - $81K
      12 salaries
      $71,619
      $51K$81K
      Marriott International
      $48,224/yr
      Range: $40K - $77K
      11 salaries
      $48,224
      $40K$77K
      2070 Inc
      $26,451/yr
      Range: $24K - $28K
      10 salaries
      $26,451
      $24K$28K
      Four Seasons
      $62,545/yr
      Range: $58K - $69K
      9 salaries
      $62,545
      $58K$69K
      Destination Hotels
      $49,787/yr
      Range: $47K - $53K
      8 salaries
      $49,787
      $47K$53K
      McDonald's
      $31,691/yr
      Range: $9K - $62K
      8 salaries
      $31,691
      $9K$62K
      US Foods
      $57,234/yr
      Range: $53K - $68K
      8 salaries
      $57,234
      $53K$68K
      Firebirds Wood Fired Grill
      $56,645/yr
      Range: $52K - $71K
      8 salaries
      $56,645
      $52K$71K
      Whole Foods Market
      $15/hr
      Range: $11 - $22
      8 salaries
      $15
      $11$22
      Fairmont Hotels & Resorts
      $55,245/yr
      Range: $51K - $61K
      8 salaries
      $55,245
      $51K$61K
      OTG Management
      $69,893/yr
      Range: $47K - $100K
      8 salaries
      $69,893
      $47K$100K
      MGM Grand Hotel
      $50,163/yr
      Range: $36K - $108K
      7 salaries
      $50,163
      $36K$108K

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Chef salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $59,000
      per year
      A Night Chef in the Sacramento, CA Area area reported making $59,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Sacramento, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $50,000
      per year
      A Chef in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $50,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Private
      $56,718
      per year
      A Chef in the Las Vegas, NV Area area reported making $56,718 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Las Vegas, NV Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $65,000
      per year
      A Banquet Chef in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $65,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $5k tips/gratuities
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Chicago, IL Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
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