Average Personal Chef Hourly Pay

$20.61
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,025
Bonus
$250
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The average hourly pay for a Personal Chef is $20.61.
10%
$13.22
MEDIAN
$20.61
90%
$45.25
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $45
Bonus
$103 - $9,658
Profit Sharing
$0 - $250
Total Pay
$30,365 - $96,342
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What Do Personal Chefs Do?

Personal Chef Tasks
  • Plan menu based on clients' specific requirements.
  • Clean kitchen when cooking is complete.
  • Prepare meals using safe techniques.
  • Shop for food supplies.

Job Satisfaction for Personal Chef

4.3 out of 5
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What is the Pay by Experience Level for Personal Chefs?

An entry-level Personal Chef with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.74 based on 12 salaries. An early career Personal Chef with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.92 based on 142 salaries. A mid-career Personal Chef with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.86 based on 106 salaries. An experienced Personal Chef with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.86 based on 169 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.
Employees with Personal Chef in their job title in Miami, Florida earn an average of 45.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Orlando, Florida (45.6% more) and New York, New York (22.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (2.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 564 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.1%
Early Career
25.2%
Mid Career
18.8%
Experienced
30.0%
Late Career
23.9%