Certified Dietetics Manager (CDM) Salary

Certified Dietetics Managers in the United States can expect wages of $15.56 per hour on average. The majority of Certified Dietetics Managers claim high levels of job satisfaction. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — slightly less than a third lack coverage. On the flip side, a strong majority have medical insurance and more than half receive dental plans. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$30,500 - $50,683
$31K
$42K
$51K
MEDIAN: $41,676
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$11.49 - $20.38
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$30,500 - $50,683  
   
Bonus
$1,150  
Profit Sharing
$400.00  
Total Pay (?
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$25,964 - $49,768  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 39
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.49 - $20.38  
   
Overtime
$7.73 - $30.54  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$1,150  
   
Profit Sharing
$400.00  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,964 - $49,768  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 62
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Job Description for Certified Dietetics Manager (CDM)

  • Manage the selection, training and development of staff.
  • Ensure food service is in compliance with nutritional, safety, sanitation and quality standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.
  • Monitor budget and utilize operational resources, participate in nutrition program development.
  • Supervise staff and give technical direction, delegate staff responsibilities.
  • Oversee day-to-day department operational, purchasing and nutrition services.

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Pay by Experience Level for Certified Dietetics Manager (CDM)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


People who have worked for fewer than five years bring home $36K on average. It is reported that median compensation in the five-to-10 year group declines to approximately $34K. Certified Dietetics Managers who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $34K. Survey participants who have worked for more than two decades report bringing in $42K on average.

Certified Dietetics Manager (CDM) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Certified Dietetics Manager (CDM)?

Certified Dietetics Manager (CDM) in Friend:
`"$MDS, Care Plans, Medical And Therapeutic Diets."`
Pros: The variety of duties including cooking, planning, supervising, MDS, care plans, risk meetings, interaction with other departments etc.
Cons: Lack of communication and follow through in regard to changes etc.

Key Stats for Certified Dietetics Manager (CDM)

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
24%
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Experience Affects Certified Dietetics Manager (CDM) Salaries

Late-Career
▲17%

Entry-Level
▲1%

National Average
$36,000

Experienced
▼4%

Mid-Career
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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