The average wage for a personal chef in the United States is around $18.07 per hour.
This is 38% below the national average. Updated in 2018.
Personal chefs earn an average hourly wage of $18.07. Salaries typically start from $12.31 per hour and go up to $30.10 per hour.
Personal chef earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Personal chef salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
How do personal chef salaries compare to similar careers?
|Registered dietitian nutritionist salary||$60K|
|Restaurant manager salary||$45K|
|Culinary chef salary||$41K|
|Personal chef salary||$38K|
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)