Development Chef Salary in the United States

How much does a Development Chef make in the United States? The average Development Chef salary in the United States is $68,365 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $55,707 and $85,562. 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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$55,707 to $85,562
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What is a Development Chef?

A Development Chef is a trained chef specialising in the development of new dishes or food products. With food companies, this type of chef is often responsible for the creating of new pre-prepared meals and food products. Within health care, the chef is often responsible for the development of variations on mainstream meals, to fit different types of diets while still having an appetizing meal. Individual restaurants seldom have development chefs but restaurant chains often do. Here the chef is typically responsible for designing dishes and ensuring that the local kitchen staff can create/pr...

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Job Openings for Development Chef
Chef is looking for a North American Business Development Representative (BDR) to help manage outbound targeted lead flow and drive sales pipeline. The BDRs at Chef work with technology teams across ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
Punch Bowl Social - Cleveland , OH
SOUS CHEF Punch Bowl Social is and always will be a place for people to come and be themselves. We ... We have seen significant growth and development over the past 6 successful year and look forward to ...
iHire - 3 days ago
Erickson Living's Highland Springs Community - Dallas , TX
We are looking for an Executive Chef who can bring their passion for great food, teamwork and ... Successful in leadership and staff development . Bonus/Commission: Yes
iHire - 9 days ago
Merrill Gardens - Campbell , CA
EXECUTIVE CHEF - Grow your career with MERRILL GARDENS!! Merrill Gardens , a privately-owned family ... Oversee training and development of dining program team members Named Number Six of FORTUNES 50 ...
Jobaline - 2 days ago
Required skills & Experience: • Be able to assist the Executive Chef with menu development • Have a team mindset, be a team player • Strong communication skills to lead, motivate and manage ... - 5 days ago
Michelin Rated Neighborhood Restaurant -
Michelin rated dinner-only neighborhood restaurant is seeking an outstanding hands-on Chef de ... Responsibilities: - R&D and creating new dishes and menus in line with restaurant concept based on ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
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