KitchenAid - 30" Built-In Electric Cooktop - Black

This 30" electric cooktop has performance that more than backs up its timeless style. Features include a 10'' Even-Heat™ Ultra Power™ Element with Simmer Setting, a 6'' Even-Heat™ Element with Melt Setting, and 10"/6" Ultra Power™ Double-Ring Round Element designed to accommodate both large stock pots and six-inch sauté pans with ease and handle rapid boiling, searing and wok cooking.


10'' Even-Heat™ Ultra Power™ element with simmer settings

Provides greater versatility for high- and low-temperature cooking techniques. Even-Heat™ Technology maintains a constant supply of power and delivers a range of simmer settings.

6'' Even-Heat™ element with melt setting

Combines the benefits of Even-Heat™ Technology with a dedicated setting that reaches the low temperatures needed to melt chocolate or butter without scorching.

10''/6'' Ultra Power™ double-ring round element

Combines two element sizes in one, making it a perfect fit for large stock pots or six-inch sauté pans alike, and ideal for a wide range of tasks from rapid boiling and searing to wok cooking.

8'' 1800W round element

Efficiently heats a variety of pan sizes and can reach a power output of up to 1800 watts for everyday use.

6'' 1200W round element

Can reach a power output of up to 1200 watts to handle your daily cooking needs.

Hot surface indicator

Protects you by providing a visual indication if a cooking surface is on or still hot, so you can create with confidence.

Metal control knobs

Substantial, professionally inspired stainless steel knobs easily adjust the cooktop's elements through an infinite number of heat settings, offering responsiveness and flexibility in control.

What's Included

  • KitchenAid 30" Built-In Electric Cooktop
  • Owner's manual


Key Specs

  • Number Of Elements: 5
  • Color Finish: Black


  • Product Name: 30" Built-In Electric Cooktop
  • Brand: KitchenAid
  • Model Number: KCES550HBL
  • Color: Black
  • Color Category: Black
  • Color Finish: Black


Cut-Out Dimensions


  • Installs Over Built-In Oven: Yes
  • Control Type: Analog
  • Control Location: Top Right Side
  • Digital Display: No
  • Power-On Indicator Light(s): Yes
  • Fingerprint Resistant: No
  • Modular: No
  • Portable: No

Cooktop Features

  • Cooktop Surface Material: Glass
  • Number of Cooking Zones: 5
  • Number Of Elements: 5
  • Specialty Element(s): No


  • Griddle Included: No


  • Cooktop Power Source: Electric

Electrical Specification

Certifications Listings & Approvals


  • Manufacturer's Warranty - Parts: 1 Year Limited
  • Manufacturer's Warranty - Labor: 1 Year Limited