What is the average salary for a Personal Chef?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Personal Chef is $27,350. Salaries start from $17,890 and go up to $37,810. Please note that the average salary for a Personal Chef may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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Highest

The top 10% of Personal Chefs in United States earn:

$37,810
Senior

The top 25% of Personal Chefs in United States earn:

$32,900
Experienced

The middle 50% of Personal Chefs in United States earn:

$23,240
Junior

The bottom 25% of Personal Chefs in United States earn:

$20,390
Starting

The bottom 10% of Personal Chefs in United States earn:

$17,890

Historical salary

Personal Chef salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Personal Chef Salary in California 41,610 1
Personal Chef Salary in Pennsylvania 34,330 2
Personal Chef Salary in United States 27,350 3
Personal Chef Salary in New York 26,670 4
Personal Chef Salary in Texas 25,340 5
Personal Chef Salary in Oklahoma 19,370 6

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