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How much does a Culinary Chef make in Texas?

Average Culinary Chef Hourly Wage in Texas

Culinary Chefs earn a median hourly wage of $18.53. Hourly wages typically start from $10.40 and go up to $33.94.

Average Culinary Chef Yearly Salary in Texas

Culinary Chefs earn a median salary of $38,550 per year. Salaries typically start from $21,620 and go up to $70,590.

Learn more about the Culinary Chef job market for salaries of real jobs in your area. Alternatively, see what Culinary Chefs earn in other states.

How to Become a Culinary Chef

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  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

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  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
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Culinary Chef Earnings by Seniority

Top End Culinary Chef Earnings

The highest earning Culinary Chefs in Texas earn:

$33.94
an hour
$70,590
per year
Senior Culinary Chef Earnings

Senior Culinary Chefs in Texas earn:

$25.86
an hour
$53,800
per year
Experienced Culinary Chef Earnings

Experienced Culinary Chefs in Texas earn:

$18.53
an hour
$38,550
per year
Junior Culinary Chef Earnings

Junior Culinary Chefs in Texas earn:

$14.40
an hour
$29,960
per year
Starting Culinary Chef Earnings

Starting Culinary Chefs in Texas earn:

$10.40
an hour
$21,620
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Culinary Chef salary comparison

Culinary Chefs earn more than 65% percent of Food & Drink careers in Texas. Culinary Chef salaries are in the bottom 64% of all careers in Texas.

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Texas $56k
Restaurant Manager Salary in Texas $52k
Food Safety And Quality Technician Salary in Texas $46k
Culinary Chef Salary $40k
Brewmaster Salary in Texas $39k
Dietetic Technician Salary in Texas $23k
Baker Salary in Texas $22k
Pastry Chef Salary in Texas $20k
Personal Chef Salary in Texas $19k
Food Server Salary in Texas $18k
Barista Salary in Texas $18k

Historical salary for Culinary Chefs in Texas

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Culinary Chef

Interested in becoming a Culinary Chef? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good culinary chef? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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