A Child Nutrition Assistant earns an average wage of $11.83 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$12,080 - $50,658
(Median)
$12K
$17K
$51K
MEDIAN: $17,379
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$8.77 - $16.92
(Median)
$8
$12
$17
MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$12,080 - $50,658  
   
Total Pay (?
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$14,707 - $44,698  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.77 - $16.92  
   
Overtime
$14.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Total Pay (?
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$14,707 - $44,698  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 20
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Job Description for Child Nutrition Assistant

  • Refer participants to health care and community services.
  • Determine eligibility food assistance.
  • Interview patients to evaluate dietary histories of individuals to plan nutritional programs.
  • Provide guidance and educational materials for food selection and menu planning based upon nutritional needs and established guidelines.

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Experience Affects Child Nutrition Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 20%

National Average
$23,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None:
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