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Private Household Cooks

Prepare meals in private homes.

Quick Facts


Below the statewide median
National Data
$16.25 / hour    Read more about wages


National Data
Growth rate:  4%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Plan special events.
  • Order materials, supplies, or equipment.
  • Create new recipes or food presentations.
  • Plan menu options.
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Job Title Examples:

Certified Personal Chef
Culinary Worker
Private Chef

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