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
21 4 stars 39 Fusion
United States
22 3 stars 43 French
France
23 3 stars 72
Italy
24 3 stars 64 Contemporary French, Thai-inspired, French, Fusion, American, Nouvelle
France
25 3 stars 78 French
France
26 3 stars Japanese
Japan
27 3 stars 57 Traditional Catalan, Traditional, Modern
Spain
28 3 stars 56 French
France
29 3 stars 75 French
France
30 3 stars 45 French
Argentina
31 3 stars 40 Nordic
Sweden
32 3 stars 65 Regional, French
France
33 3 stars 48 French, British, Fusion
England
34 3 stars 80
Austria
35 3 stars 84 Traditional French
Switzerland
36 3 stars 59
France
37 3 stars 42
Denmark
38 3 stars 45 French
Switzerland
39 3 stars 65
Germany
40 3 stars 88 Minceur, Nouvelle, French
France