A Nutrition Aide earns an average wage of $10.39 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

$8.40 - $15.40
(Median)
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$10
$15
MEDIAN: $10
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$8.40 - $15.40  
   
Overtime
$16.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$100.00  
   
Total Pay (?
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$17,685 - $37,181  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 36
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Job Description for Nutrition Aide

  • Assist with meal preparation, dining room assistance, dishwashing and cleaning of kitchen.
  • Monitor food preferences, menu compliance and dietary restrictions.
  • Observe patient food intake and report progress and dietary problems to dietician.
  • Determine eligibility food assistance.
  • Interview patients to evaluate dietary histories of individuals to plan nutritional programs.

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Experience Affects Nutrition Aide Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Entry-Level
0%

National Average
$22,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 36%
medical benefits
Vision: 29%
dental benefits
None: 64%
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