How much does a Private Chef make in the United States? The average Private Chef salary in the United States is $79,989 as of July 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $68,942 and $92,298. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Legends Hospitality - Gainesville, VA

Chef Manager

Plate Me Please Seafood & Bistro - Norfolk, VA

Private Chef

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AMFM Healthcare - Vienna , VA
The Chef at AMFM Healthcare works directly under the Executive Director to provide appetizing and ... This position requires working out of a private residential facility preparing lunch and dinner for ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 72 days ago
Potomac Point Winery and Vineyard - Stafford , VA
Head Chef over Le Grand Cru Bistro and Catering. Our full-service Bistro is casual and focused on ... We host many private events such as weddings, corporate, reunions, and private wine dinners
LinkedIn - 32 days ago
Woodberry Forest School - Woodberry Forest , VA
Woodberry Forest School, located in Madison, VA, is an exceptional private boarding school ... As the sous chef you will be responsible for helping out with cooking as well as having a ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 63 days ago
Tacombi - Washington , VA
A chef de cuisine works side by side with the GM to make their store a successful location. About Tacombi Founded in 2005 on the balmy beaches of the Yucatan, Tacombi is a quickly growing Mexican ... - 6 days ago
Mobjack Tavern - York County , VA
Mobjack Tavern in York, VA is looking for one chef to join our 31 person strong team. We are located on 5036 George Washington Memorial Hwy. Our ideal candidate is a self-starter, ambitious, and ...
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Three Notch'd Brewing Company, LLC - Virginia Beach , VA
Executive Chef, Virginia Beach Compensation Type: Salary Exempt Direct Report: Charlottesville Craft Brewery and Kitchen Executive Chef, President & COO Position: Executive Chef, Virginia Beach Job ...
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