Average Annual Salary: $69,000
Job Description: Chefs are responsible for preparing meals, maintaining quality supplies, and when leading their team, hire, train, direct, and guide other kitchen staff.
Education Needed: Most chefs attend culinary school to earn a degree, though it is not technically required.
*Figure calculated by Simply Hired, derived by calculating the average salary of all positions with the words "entry-level chef."
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