12. Daniel Boulud

Estimated Worth: $10 Million

Daniel Boulud's list of awards and accomplishments is long: Legion d'honneur from the President of France, Culinary Humanitarian Award at the U.N., Chef of the Year, four-star rating from the New York Times, and three Michelin  stars. He's annual income totals around $4 million, and he fronts a management company that owns six restaurants and a catering service. He's not a household name, but he should be.