KitchenAid - 30" Built-In Electric Cooktop - Stainless steel

This 30" electric cooktop has performance that more than backs up its timeless style. It features a 10" Even-Heat™ Ultra Power™ element with a simmer setting, a 6" Even-Heat™ element with a melt setting, and a 10"/6" Ultra Power™ double-ring round element designed to accommodate both large stock pots and 6" 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. The 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 6" sauté pans alike, and it is 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 1800W for everyday use.

6" 1200W round element

Can reach a power output of up to 1200W 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 a great number of heat settings, offering responsiveness and flexibility in control.

Glass cooktop surface material

Provides a smooth surface that makes cleaning fast and simple.

5 elements

Deliver 1200-3200W of power for versatile heating options that meet a range of cooking requirements.

What's Included

  • KitchenAid 30" Built-In Electric Cooktop
  • Foam strip roll, 2 clamping brackets, 2 1/2" clampings
  • 2 Screws
  • Owner's manual


Key Specs

  • Number Of Elements: 5
  • Color Finish: Stainless steel


  • Product Name: 30" Built-In Electric Cooktop
  • Brand: KitchenAid
  • Model Number: KCES550HSS
  • Color: Stainless steel
  • Color Category: Silver
  • Color Finish: Stainless steel


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
  • 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