Clinical Nutrition Manager Salary

Clinical Nutrition Managers in the United States are largely female. The average salary of the entire group is approximately $64K per year. Career duration and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most Clinical Nutrition Managers report high levels of job satisfaction. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$48,596 - $81,509
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$64K
$82K
MEDIAN: $64,474
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$22.50 - $39.56
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$0$81K
Salary $48,596 - $81,509
Bonus $1,500
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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$48,380 - $81,819
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 146
Hourly Data $0$39
Hourly Rate $22.50 - $39.56
Overtime $23.95
Annual Data $0$81K
Bonus $1,500
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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$48,380 - $81,819
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 34

Job Description for Clinical Nutrition Manager

A clinical nutrition manager generally works in a healthcare center or long-term care facility, carrying out nutrition therapy on patients to help improve or maintain their health. Often, this job involves evaluating patients to investigate the patient’s health status and history based on input from medical providers, medical records, the patient’s preferences and information from family members. All of the clinical nutrition manager's work should be conducted in adherence with applicable privacy policies and regulations.

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Clinical Nutrition Manager Tasks

  • Manage the selection, training and development of staff.
  • Ensure nutritional care in compliance with safety, sanitation and quality standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.
  • Acts as a liaison to the medical and nursing staff.
  • Coordinating the nutritional care of inpatients and outpatients.
  • Supervise clinical staff and give technical direction, delegate staff responsibilities.

Common Career Paths for Clinical Nutrition Manager


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Many Clinical Nutrition Managers transition into upper-level roles like Director of Food and Nutrition Services. However, Directors of Food and Nutrition Services do report a slightly lower median income of $56K per year.

Clinical Nutrition Manager Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Clinical Nutrition Manager


Salary cannot be beat at Morrison Healthcare, where median pay comes to $63K. The range seems somewhat confined, however; the lower end sits at $56K, and the higher end is not far away at $78K.

The lowest salaries can be found at Sodexo, Inc. — median pay is $54K — and there is little variation in compensation, with paychecks starting at $50K and only reaching $72K.

Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Nutrition Manager

Pay by Experience for a Clinical Nutrition Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Clinical Nutrition Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 73 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Clinical Nutrition Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Clinical Nutrition Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 44 salaries. A Clinical Nutrition Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 33 salaries.

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Key Stats for Clinical Nutrition Manager

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
21%

Experience Affects Clinical Nutrition Manager Salaries

▲14%

▲13%

▲4%

National Average
$64,000

▼16%

Skills That Affect Clinical Nutrition Manager Salaries

Nutrition
▲11%


National Average
$64,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 10%