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Air Fryer Hamburgers Recipe

Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 359kcal
These tasty homemade hamburgers are so quick and easy to cook in the air fryer! Made with simple ingredients, these juicy burgers are ready to serve in 15 minutes.
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For the Burger

  • 1 pound 80/20 ground beef
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire or steak sauce
  • ½ teaspoon garlic powder
  • ½ teaspoon kosher salt
  • ¼ teaspoon black pepper
  • 4 slices cheddar cheese

To serve, optional


  • Preheat your air fryer for 5 minutes at 375F.
  • In a large bowl, combine the ground beef, Worcestershire sauce, garlic powder, salt, and pepper. Mix them lightly-- make sure not to pack the beef together too tightly.
  • Divide the beef mixture into four patties-- press them down until they are no thicker than ½”.
  • Place the burgers in the preheated air fryer basket and cook them for 7 minutes.
  • Place one slice of cheese over each burger and cook for an additional minute.
  • Garnish with your desired toppings and serve hot.
  • Store any leftover cheeseburgers in the fridge for up to two days.



  • Preheat your air fryer before adding the burgers so that they cook through evenly.
  • Don't overwork the burger mixture with your hands as this can cause them to become tough and chewy.
  • Let the burgers rest for a couple of minutes before serving so the the juices redistribute.
  • Nutritional values are for the burger patty and cheese, with no bun or toppings.


Calories: 359kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 24g | Fat: 28g | Saturated Fat: 12g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 98mg | Sodium: 487mg | Potassium: 341mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 172IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 146mg | Iron: 2mg