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
121 2 stars 54 Contemporary
Netherlands
122 2 stars 52 Fine
Spain
123 2 stars
France
124 2 stars $60,000,000 44 New American
United States
125 2 stars 54 French
France
126 2 stars 45 French
France
127 2 stars $75,000,000 72 California, French, Fusion
Austria
128 2 stars 67
France
129 2 stars 41 Contemporary, American
United States
130 2 stars 45 Modern, French
Rhodesia
131 2 stars 52 Indian, Traditional, Contemporary
India
132 1 stars 55 French
Sweden
133 1 stars 42 American
United States
134 1 stars 69
Ireland
135 1 stars 68 Japanese
Ireland
136 1 stars 44 French
Scotland
137 1 stars $25,000,000 61 Italian
United States
138 1 stars 46
England
139 1 stars European
England
140 1 stars 47 Italian
Italy