Average Dietary Aide Hourly Pay

$10.23
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$191
Bonus
$200
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The average hourly pay for a Dietary Aide is $10.23.
10%
$8.27
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$10.23
90%
$13.99
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$8 - $14
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$1 - $906
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$20 - $550
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$17,299 - $29,600
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What Do Dietary Aides Do?

Job Satisfaction for Dietary Aide

3.5 out of 5
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The top respondents for the job title Dietary Aide are from the companies Healthcare Services Group, Inc., Sodexo, Inc. and Trilogy Health Services, LLC. Reported salaries are highest at Sodexo, Inc. where the average pay is $12.48. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Aperion Care and Compass Group, earning around $11.20 and $10.82, respectively. Healthcare Services Group, Inc. pays the lowest at around $8.85. Nursing Home Group and HCR ManorCare also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $9.00 and $9.20, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Dietary Aides?

Skills in Customer Service, Food Safety and Organizing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Cleaning and Food Preparation.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Dietary Aides?

An entry-level Dietary Aide with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $9.76 based on 282 salaries. An early career Dietary Aide with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.02 based on 1,304 salaries. A mid-career Dietary Aide with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.69 based on 387 salaries. An experienced Dietary Aide with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.11 based on 326 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $12.
Employees with Dietary Aide in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 70.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (27.1% more) and Chicago, Illinois (15.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (10.8% less), Cleveland, Ohio (7.6% less) and Albuquerque, New Mexico (3.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,411 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.7%
Early Career
54.1%
Mid Career
16.1%
Experienced
13.5%
Late Career
4.6%