Top Chefs

When compiling our list of the Top Chefs in the world, oChef pinned down 269 chefs. Together the top 269 chefs have a staggering $1,977,000,000 net worth and have a combined of 572 Michelin stars. The median age is 54 years old.

The Top 3 By Earnings

The highest earning chefs are: Kimbal Musk, Gordon Ramsay and Nobu Matsuhisa.

The Top 3 Michelin Stars Chefs

The chefs with the most Michelin stars are Joël Robuchon at number one with 32 stars , followed by Alain Ducasse and Olivier Elzer.

The Top 3 countries with most chefs

France is the country with most chefs in the top list (60) followed by United States (57), and England (35).

Rank Chef Michelin Stars New Worth Age Cuisine Country
201 1 stars 59 Molecular Gastronomy
France
202 1 stars Molecular Gastronomy
Italy
203 1 stars
England
204 1 stars 96 Japanese
Japan
205 1 stars 49
England
206 1 stars 66 Mediterranean, French
France
207 1 stars 51 European
England
208 1 stars 59 Modern European
England
209 1 stars British
England
210 1 stars
United States
211 1 stars Traditional Spanish
Spain
212 1 stars $200,000,000 72 Japanese, Fusion
Japan
213 1 stars 54 Molecular Gastronomy, Traditional Russian and Soviet
Russia
214 1 stars French
France
215 1 stars
Ireland
216 1 stars 50
Scotland
217 1 stars French
Malaysia
218 1 stars 44
Ireland
219 1 stars $17,000,000 45 Modern American
United States
220 1 stars
United States