Executive Chef Salaries

2,854 SalariesUpdated May 8, 2021

Average Base Pay
$66,962 / yr
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How much does a Executive Chef make?

The national average salary for a Executive Chef is $66,962 in United States. Filter by location to see Executive Chef salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,854 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Executive Chef employees.

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Executive Chef

Morrison Healthcare

$61,592/yr

Range: $41K - $113K

185 salaries

$61,592/yr
$41K$113K

Executive Chef

Sodexo USA

$65,579/yr

Range: $35K - $111K

169 salaries

$65,579/yr
$35K$111K

Executive Chef

Aramark

$65,120/yr

Range: $41K - $107K

148 salaries

$65,120/yr
$41K$107K

Executive Chef

Marriott International

$78,935/yr

Range: $54K - $157K

72 salaries

$78,935/yr
$54K$157K

Executive Chef

Compass Group

$70,392/yr

Range: $38K - $128K

61 salaries

$70,392/yr
$38K$128K

Executive Chef

Sodexo

$53,808/yr

Range: $43K - $85K

61 salaries

$53,808/yr
$43K$85K

Executive Chef

Compass Group USA

$71,123/yr

Range: $44K - $104K

56 salaries

$71,123/yr
$44K$104K

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Executive Chef

Hilton

$69,376/yr

Range: $52K - $131K

51 salaries

$69,376/yr
$52K$131K

Executive Chef

Holiday Retirement

$51,482/yr

Range: $39K - $71K

44 salaries

$51,482/yr
$39K$71K

Executive Chef

Hyatt

$73,911/yr

Range: $65K - $109K

39 salaries

$73,911/yr
$65K$109K

Executive Chef

Eurest

$58,893/yr

Range: $51K - $98K

38 salaries

$58,893/yr
$51K$98K

Executive Chef

Darden

$76,986/yr

Range: $65K - $98K

31 salaries

$76,986/yr
$65K$98K

Executive Chef

P.F. Chang's

$69,083/yr

Range: $61K - $82K

30 salaries

$69,083/yr
$61K$82K

Executive Chef

BUCA

$66,921/yr

Range: $59K - $82K

30 salaries

$66,921/yr
$59K$82K

Executive Chef

Bon Appétit Management

$70,036/yr

Range: $58K - $107K

27 salaries

$70,036/yr
$58K$107K

Executive Chef

FLIK Hospitality Group

$71,232/yr

Range: $59K - $112K

26 salaries

$71,232/yr
$59K$112K

Executive Chef

Chartwells Higher Education Dining Services

$65,498/yr

Range: $51K - $88K

25 salaries

$65,498/yr
$51K$88K

Executive Chef

Omni Hotels

$59,891/yr

Range: $56K - $103K

25 salaries

$59,891/yr
$56K$103K

Executive Chef

Ruth's Chris Steak House

$73,463/yr

Range: $53K - $84K

20 salaries

$73,463/yr
$53K$84K

Executive Chef

ClubCorp

$71,070/yr

Range: $39K - $115K

20 salaries

$71,070/yr
$39K$115K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$85,000
per year
An Executive Chef in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Charlotte, NC Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
An Executive Chef in the Las Vegas, NV Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Las Vegas, NV Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
An Executive Pastry Chef in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Additional Pay
$9k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$64,000
per year
An Executive Chef in the Buffalo, NY Area area reported making $64,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Buffalo, NY Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$57,000
per year
An Executive Chef in the Norwich, CT Area area reported making $57,000 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Norwich, CT Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$95,000
per year
An Executive Chef in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$18
hourly
An Executive Chef in the Sherman, TX Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sherman, TX Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Hospital
$50,000
per year
An Executive Chef in the Grand Rapids, MI Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Grand Rapids, MI Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private