How much does an inexperienced chef make on average?
The amount of money that an inexperienced chef makes $10 to $14 on average. For experienced chefs, they earn as much as $20 per hour.
Executive Chefs are normally not hourly, they are salary. The average income is about 95k- 150k a year. The salary of an Executive Chef is very dependant upon the area in which the chef is working. The actual average salary for an Executive Chef is not that high. The average salary of 95k-150k would be for a Corporate Executive Chef. An Executive Chef average salary is only about 50k-85k a year.
It depends of skill level, experience, and what kind of chef. An exectutive chef or chef de cuisine can make any where from $50,000 to $250,000, the last being the pay rate if you work for Gordon Ramsey. Next is sous chef these guys work just hard as the executive chef but earn a significantly less amount. They earn $28,000 to $60,000. Next is line chef they make about as much as the sous chef.