Personal chef earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Personal chef salary by state

State Name Average Salary
California $39,370

How do personal chef salaries compare to similar careers?

Personal chefs earn 9% less than similar careers in California. On average, they make less than food science technologists but more than food batchmakers.

Career Median Salary
Food science technologist salary $64K
Restaurant manager salary $50K
Culinary chef salary $46K
Brewmaster salary $45K
Bartender salary $44K
Personal chef salary $39K
Dietetic technician salary $32K
Butcher salary $31K
Baker salary $28K
Food batchmaker salary $29K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)