How much does a Dietary Clerk make in the United States? The average Dietary Clerk salary in the United States is $26,300 as of June 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $23,700 and $30,200. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $23,700 10% $21,333 90% $33,751 75% $30,200 $26,300 50%(Median)
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Dietary Aide- Full Time- NHC Bristol

National Healthcare Corporation - Bristol, VA

Dietary Aide

Morning Pointe Senior Living - Danville, VA

Dietary Aide - WEEKLY PAY

Saber Healthcare Group, LLC - Duffield, VA

Dietary Aide

ManorCare Health Services - Fairfax, VA

Job Description

The Dietary Clerk sets up trays and utensils according to patient requirements. Serves meals to patients and assists in various processes related to the preparation and delivery of meals. Being a Dietary Clerk completes general cleaning, maintenance, and sanitation of work area. Assists with food preparation tasks. In addition, Dietary Clerk typically requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being a Dietary Clerk possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2021

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