$61,933
Avg. Salary
$18.16
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,852

Bonus

$5,158

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Director Food And Nutrition Services is $18.16 per hour.

The average pay for a Director Food And Nutrition Services is $61,933 per year.

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$10.62
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$18.16
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$31.38
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MEDIAN $18.16
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$39k
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$62k
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$95k
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MEDIAN $61,933
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MEDIAN: $61,933
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$0$95K
Salary $39,072 - $94,870
Bonus $989 - $10,338
Profit Sharing $5,158
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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$33,136 - $95,858
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 595
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $10.62 - $31.38
Overtime $17.42 - $33.12
Annual Data $0$95K
Bonus $989 - $10,338
Profit Sharing $5,158
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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$33,136 - $95,858
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 132

Job Description for Director Food and Nutrition Services

A director of food and nutritional service's main role is to provide a nutrition program that benefits clients and meets all federal requirements. Knowledge of standards related to the preparation and distribution of foods is necessary, as is knowing U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) regulations, safety and cleanliness rules, and public relations techniques. Directors of food and nutritional service also need to understand basic computer software and communicate well through email, over the phone, and in person.

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Director Food and Nutrition Services Pay By Employer

$0$92K

Compass Group
13 profiles
$75,748

$85,726

Sodexo, Inc.
5 profiles
$82,084

$50,315

$48,000

Common Career Paths for Director Food and Nutrition Services


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Though it's uncommon, some Directors of Food and Nutrition Services move into roles as District Managers of Food & Facilities, where they can earn incomes averaing out to a slightly higher $66K per year. Many Directors of Food and Nutrition Services choose to become Food Service Directors and Food Service Hospital Directors as their careers advance. However, folks in those positions report median salaries of $9K less and $2K less, respectively.

Director Food and Nutrition Services Job Listings

Popular Skills for Director Food and Nutrition Services


Directors of Food and Nutrition Services report a narrow range of specific skills. Most notably, skills in Operations Management, Budget Management, Training, and Nutrition are correlated to pay that is above average. Most people skilled in Budget Management are similarly competent in Nutrition and Training.

Pay by Experience Level for Director Food and Nutrition Services

Pay by Experience for a Director Food and Nutrition Services has a positive trend. An entry-level Director Food and Nutrition Services with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 105 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Director Food and Nutrition Services with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 98 salaries. An experienced Director Food and Nutrition Services which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 151 salaries. A Director Food and Nutrition Services 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 101 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

33%

10%

National Average: $58,828

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

Tampa is home to an above-average pay rate for Directors of Food and Nutrition Services, 45 percent higher than the national average. Directors of Food and Nutrition Services will also find cushy salaries in Seattle (+44 percent), Chicago (+41 percent), Dallas (+31 percent), and Miami (+16 percent). The lowest-paying market is Los Angeles, which sits 11 percent below the national average. Employers also pay below the national average in San Antonio (6 percent lower) and Boston (4 percent lower).

Director Food and Nutrition Services Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Director Food and Nutrition Services?

Director Food and Nutrition Services in Janesville:
"Rewarding."
Pros: Work without supervision. Able to take program in direction I choose
Cons: Lack of commitment to initial promises.

Director Food and Nutrition Services in Peoria:
"Productive and constant learning."
Pros: Everyday adds new tasks and roles that create an environment that requires constant learning
Cons: Unneeded talk about people

Director Food and Nutrition Services in Los Angeles:
"To be a successful one must have purpose, passion, performance, and energy. These concepts are important and have transferable value. I am passionate and bring purpose, passion, performance, and energy to our industry every day."
Pros: flexabilty to move
Cons: labor market front line staff hiring

Director Food and Nutrition Services in Haines City:
Pros: The crew and guests.
Cons:

Director Food and Nutrition Services in Memphis:
"Advance Develop and Planned Transistion."
Pros: The couses that are offered to prepare you for the next promotion.
Cons: Work flexability.

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Key Stats for Director Food and Nutrition Services

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 118 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
30%

Experience Affects Director Food and Nutrition Services Salaries

▲25%

▲8%

▲1%

National Average
$59,000

▼16%

Skills That Affect Director Food and Nutrition Services Salaries



▲2%

▲1%

National Average
$59,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 118 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 17%