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Corporate Executive Chef Salary

National Average
$49,500 $96,681 /year $154,000
$46 /hour
National Average
$4,125 $8,056 /month $12,833
$46 /hour
National Average
$952 $1,859 /week $2,962
$46 /hour
National Average
$23.80 $46 /hour $74.04
Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $125,000 $10,416 $2,403 $60
75th Percentile $102,500 $8,541 $1,971 $49
Average $96,681 $8,056 $1,859 $46
25th Percentile $83,500 $6,958 $1,605 $40
Corporate Executive Chef Salary Comparison by Location
United States
Ashburn, VA

How much does a Corporate Executive Chef make?

As of May 16, 2022, the average annual pay for a Corporate Executive Chef in the United States is $96,681 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $46.48 an hour. This is the equivalent of $1,859/week or $8,057/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $154,000 and as low as $49,500, the majority of Corporate Executive Chef salaries currently range between $83,500 (25th percentile) to $102,500 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $125,000 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Corporate Executive Chef varies little (about $19,000), which suggests that regardless of location, there are not many opportunities for increased pay or advancement, even with several years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Corporate Executive Chef job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. A Corporate Executive Chef in your area makes on average $97,170 per year, or $489 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $96,681. Virginia ranks number 6 out of 50 states nationwide for Corporate Executive Chef salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Corporate Executive Chef jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

Find your next high paying job as a Corporate Executive Chef on ZipRecruiter today.

What are Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Corporate Executive Chef Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Corporate Executive Chef job is above the national average. Topping the list is San Mateo, CA, with Berkeley, CA and Daly City, CA close behind in the second and third positions. Daly City, CA beats the national average by $18,150 (18.8%), and San Mateo, CA furthers that trend with another $22,513 (23.3%) above the $96,681 average.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Corporate Executive Chef appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 11% between San Mateo, CA and Knik-Fairview, AK, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for a Corporate Executive Chef role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
San Mateo, CA$119,194$9,933$2,292$57.31
Berkeley, CA$115,154$9,596$2,215$55.36
Daly City, CA$114,832$9,569$2,208$55.21
Richmond, CA$111,824$9,319$2,150$53.76
Stamford, CT$108,887$9,074$2,094$52.35
Bellevue, WA$108,592$9,049$2,088$52.21
San Francisco, CA$107,654$8,971$2,070$51.76
Brooklyn, NY$106,914$8,910$2,056$51.40
Lakes, AK$106,471$8,873$2,048$51.19
Knik-Fairview, AK$106,338$8,861$2,045$51.12

What are Top 5 Best Paying Related Corporate Executive Chef Jobs in the U.S.

Analyzing some similar jobs related to the Corporate Executive Chef job category, we found that Senior Development Chef jobs have average salaries greater than Corporate Executive Chef jobs.

However, Senior Development Chef salaries only average 0.7% ($673) more than the average Corporate Executive Chef salary of $96,681. If you’re qualified, finding work as a Senior Development Chef may give you a small lift versus the average Corporate Executive Chef position.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Senior Development Chef$97,354$8,113$1,872$46.80
International Corporate Chef$95,370$7,948$1,834$45.85
Corporate Chef$87,950$7,329$1,691$42.28
Senior Executive Chef$86,571$7,214$1,665$41.62
Product Development Chef$85,316$7,110$1,641$41.02
About Our Data
ZipRecruiter salary estimates, histograms, trends and comparisons are derived from both employer job postings and third party data sources.
Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.