Nutrition Services Manager Salary

With just over a half of Nutrition Services Managers in the United States reporting more than 10 years of experience in the field, this area is heavily weighted toward experienced professionals. Pay ranges from $25K to $63K per year and averages out to $50K per year. Work is enjoyable for Nutrition Services Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Female Nutrition Services Managers make up most of the survey respondents at 74 percent. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$25,166 - $64,072
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$50K
$64K
MEDIAN: $50,316
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$10.30 - $26.54
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$27
MEDIAN: $18.45
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$25,166 - $64,072  
   
Total Pay (?
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$25,397 - $62,685  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 56
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.30 - $26.54  
   
Overtime
$22.23  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Total Pay (?
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$25,397 - $62,685  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 23

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Job Description for Nutrition Services Manager

  • 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.
  • Oversee day-to-day department operational, purchasing and nutrition services.

Common Career Paths for Nutrition Services Manager


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Many Nutrition Services Managers move into a Dietitian or Nutritionist role, which does not lead to a big boost in pay. Dietitian or Nutritionists on average bring in a similar salary to Nutrition Services Managers.

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Pay by Experience Level for Nutrition Services Manager

Pay by Experience for a Nutrition Services Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Nutrition Services Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 28 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Nutrition Services Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Nutrition Services Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 29 salaries. A Nutrition Services Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 18 salaries.

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Key Stats for Nutrition Services Manager

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Nutrition Services Manager Salaries

Late-Career
▲30%

National Average
$46,000

Experienced
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼9%

Mid-Career
▼9%

Skills That Affect Nutrition Services Manager Salaries

People Management
▲31%

National Average
$46,000

Nutrition
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 9%