How much does a Chef de Cuisine make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Chef de Cuisine in the United States is $30 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $26 and $34. Hourly rate 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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What is a Chef de Cuisine?

Chef de Cuisine or executive chef is the main chef in a restaurant. The Chef de Cuisine is in charge of all other functional chefs in the kitchen. This position is also known as grand chef, chef manager, head chef, or master chef....

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The Tides Inn - Irvington , VA
The Tides Inn Job Description - Chef de Cuisine Page 2 * Conduct tastings with service staff to ensure specials and menus are being promoted. Supervision Exercised: Sous Chefs, Line Cooks, Prep Cooks ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
Gecko Hospitality - Fairfax , VA
Scratch kitchen, European style cuisine, eclectic and classic menu. The opportunity for creativity will be given. Chefs must have excellent references and enjoy a showcase kitchen. Paid Benefits ...
ZipRecruiter - 16 days ago
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Chef de Cuisine in the United States. The average hourly rate for Chef de Cuisine ranges from $26 to $34 with the average hourly pay of $30. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $26 to $35 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $30.

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