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Cooks, Private Household

Job Information

Prepare meals in private homes. Includes personal chefs.


  • Many cooks and food preparation workers are young—35 percent are below the age of 24.
  • One-third of these workers are employed part time.
  • Job openings are expected to be plentiful because many of these workers will leave the occupation for full-time employment or better wages.


Personality I'm creative
Salary $28,110/yr ($14.06/hr)
Job Outlook Below Average
Education Some college, no degree