The average hourly pay for an Experienced Certified Dietary Manager with Nutrition skills is $18.28.
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Job Description for Certified Dietary Manager
A certified dietary manager plans meals that conform to the dietary and health needs of patients. This includes working with a kitchen staff to ensure proper healthy preparations. The certified dietary manager schedules meals based on factors such as calorie counts, fat content, carbohydrates, and sugars. They are often then in charge of purchasing and procurement. The institution often expects the manager to frequently review suppliers for quality and price and seek competitive bids and offers…Read more
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Popular Skills for Certified Dietary Manager
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Skills in Budget Management, Operations Management, Food Safety, Order Inventory and Job Scheduling are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Certified Dietary Manager
An entry-level Certified Dietary Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.98 based on 69 salaries. An early career Certified Dietary Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.51 based on 230 salaries. A mid-career Certified Dietary Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.57 based on 179 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
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