The average pay for an Entry-Level Dietary Aide is C$14.31 per hour.

C$23,798 - C$35,789
C$28K
MEDIAN: C$28,200
50%
C$11.14 - C$19.37
C$11
C$14
C$19
MEDIAN: C$14.39
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$40K
Salary C$28,200
Bonus C$320
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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C$23,155 - C$40,499
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8
Hourly Data C$0C$29
Hourly Rate C$11.14 - C$19.37
Hourly Tips C$0.75
Overtime C$0.97 - C$29.80
Annual Data C$0C$40K
Bonus C$320
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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C$23,155 - C$40,499
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 218

Job Description for Dietary Aide

Dietary aides are responsible for preparing food for individuals in facilities, often in the healthcare industry or assisted living facilities. They prepare food and handle pre-prepared food created by cooks. Depending on their facility, food may be served in a general dining hall or in residents' or patients' individual rooms. A dietary aide also conducts cleaning-related tasks such as cleaning the kitchen and washing pots, pans and dishes. Dietary aides must ensure that procedures related to hygiene and food safety are followed at all times. Other tasks that may be performed by dietary aides include keeping track of inventory of both food and essential non-food items, tracking expenses, planning menus and assisting with educational programs on nutrition. Dietary aides generally report to the managers, assistant managers, and/or cooks and chefs on duty during their shift.

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Dietary Aide Tasks

  • 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.

Dietary Aide Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$29,988

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Dietary Aide

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
10%

Skills That Affect Dietary Aide Salaries


National Average
C$30,000

▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 26%
dental benefits
Dental: 23%
vision benefits
Vision: 19%
no benefits
None: 72%