How much does a Chef Instructor make? The average Chef Instructor salary is $49,578 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $45,745 and $57,862. 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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Premier Careers, Inc. - Richmond , VA
Our Richmond, VA client is looking for an experienced Sous Chef to join their team. Located in the historic Shockoe Bottom neighborhood of Richmond, our client's cafe has already been recognized as ...
Top Echelon Network, LLC - 7 days ago
Alexandria Restaurant Partners - Alexandria , VA
As we are moving our Majestic Culinary team to our newest Concept , Ada's on The River, We are interviewing for an experienced and passionate Executive Chef and Sous Chef to join our team Housed in ...
Culinary Agents - 5 days ago
Eugene's Sausage & Fries - Haymarket , VA
This is a unique oppertunnity for a Chef to join a growing company. We are looking for a well rounded Culinary professional that can manage all aspects of kitchen operations. This is a postion for ...
Culinary Agents - 6 days ago
Benihana - Sterling , VA
Take your cook job to a Benihana Chef CAREER. At Benihana, your hard work is more than just a job, it's a career opportunity. It's a building block to a successful future in the world of business and ...
ZipRecruiter - 39 days ago
Gecko Hospitality - Woodbridge , VA
Sous Chef Woodbridge, Virginia. Immediate opening for a sous chef/kitchen manager to join an exciting culinary venue. This is a state of the art operation, new build, food and beverage operation. If ...
PostJobFree - 56 days ago
Barcelona Wine Bar - Reston , VA
The Sous Chef is responsible for assisting the Executive Chef with kitchen activities and ensuring the overall quality and integrity of the brand. Key responsibilities include improving/maintaining ...
ZipRecruiter - 46 days ago

Chef Instructor Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Chef Instructor between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Chef Instructor in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $61,972
Washington, DC $55,190
Miami, FL $48,265
Chicago, IL $52,597
Boston, MA $55,859
New York, NY $59,642
Dallas, TX $49,256
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What is the average salary for Chef Instructor in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Chef Instructor in the United States. The base salary for Chef Instructor ranges from $45,745 to $57,862 with the average base salary of $49,578. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $46,200 to $57,911 with the average total cash compensation of $49,750.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $49,578 $45,745 - $57,862
Bonus $172 $455 - $49
Total Pay $49,750 $46,200 - $57,911
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What's the difference between Chef and Chef Instructor?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Chef Instructor is $49,578, and the average salary of Chef is $48,260. The average salary of Chef is lower than Chef Instructor. ( 2020-10-28 )
I am a Chef Instructor, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Chef Instructor. a Chef Instructor Salary in New Britain, CT is $53,545 as of October 28, 2020; a Chef Instructor Salary in Barnstable, MA is $52,281 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 )
Why does the salary of a Chef Instructor vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 )
What are the Pay Factors for Chef Instructor?
Salary ranges for a Chef Instructor can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-10-28 )
How the Pay Factors Influence Your Pay?
Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company.'s Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2020-10-28 )

Last Update: October 28, 2020