Welcome to the nutritional sodium content in 8 different types of an egg, ranging from 548 to 124 mg per 100g. The basic amount from the general description of an egg is Egg, whole, dried which in 100g contains 480 mg of sodium.

As a source of sodium, this corresponds to 30 % of the Recommended Daily Allowance or RDA. For this serving in your diet, the amount of Potassium is 540 mg (11% RDA), the amount of Calories is 605 kcal (30% RDA), the amount of Protein is 48.37 g (86% RDA), the amount of Fat is 43.04 g (66% RDA) and the amount of Carbohydrate is 1.53 g (1% RDA).

The sodium amounts and nutrition facts for 100g is shown in the bar chart below as percentages of the recommended daily allowance.

sodium and nutrition facts in an egg per 100g

For the food Egg, whole, dried the typical serving size is 1 cup, sifted (or 85 g) which contains 408 mg of Sodium. The precentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 26 %. In terms of the gram weight and total content for this serving the Potassium content is 459 mg, the Calories content is 514.25 kcal, the Protein content is 41.11 g, the Fat content is 36.58 g and the Carbohydrate content is 1.3 g. sodium and nutritional content in an egg

The amount of protein, fat and carbs from this food is measured as a gram weight value although it is also useful to give the calories from these macronutrients. For this serving in your diet here are the macronutrient calories. From protein the number of calories is 179.2 (kcal).The number of calories from Fat is 330.0 (kcal).The total calories from carbohydrate is 4.8 (kcal).

This list of 8 types of an egg, is brought to you by www.dietandfitnesstoday.com and ranges from Egg, whole, dried, stabilized, glucose reduced through to Egg, whole, cooked, hard-boiled where all food items are ranked by the content or amount per 100g. The nutritional sodium content can be scaled by the amount in grams, oz or typical serving sizes. Simply click on a food item or beverage from the list at the bottom of the page to give a full dietary nutritional breakdown to answer the question how much sodium in an egg.

Sodium Levels

The list below gives the total sodium content in the 8 items from the general description 'an egg' each of which show the sodium amount as well as Potassium, Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. The top 8 food items are shown in the graph below, to give a quick and easy dietary comparison for the different items, where each item is listed at the bottom of the page with a nutritional summary.

an egg sodium per 100g

The level of sodium can be affected by the method of storage for example canned or frozen and also by the method of preparation for example either raw, cooked or fried. The total food items which are raw is 1 item. The highest amount of sodium from the 1 raw items is in Egg, whole, raw, fresh where the content is 142 mg per 100g. The number of food items which are cooked are 5 items. The highest amount of sodium from the 5 cooked items is in Egg, whole, cooked, poached where the amount is 297 mg per 100g. Comparing raw and cooked an egg shows that cooking can change the levels of sodium by 155 mg in a 100g serving.

Average Content for an egg

The average (or more correctly the arithmetic mean) amount of sodium contained in 100g of an egg, based on the list below of 8 different items under the general description of an egg, is 262.25 mg of sodium. This average value corresponds to 16.39 % of the recommended dietary allowance (or RDA) in your diet. The averages for the different nutrients are as follows; the average amount of Potassium is 232.25 mg, the average amount of Calories is 270.00 kcal, the average amount of Protein is 21.05 g, the average amount of Fat is 19.26 g and the average amount of Carbohydrate is 1.19 g.

Median Amount

The median value of Sodium is found in Egg, whole, cooked, omelet which in 100g contains 155 mg of Sodium. This corresponds to 10 % of the recommended daily allowance. For this serving the amount of Potassium is 117 mg, the amount of Calories is 154 kcal, the amount of Protein is 10.57 g, the amount of Fat is 11.66 g and the amount of Carbohydrate is 0.64 g.

Highest sodium Content per 100g

Using the list below for the 8 different an egg nutrition entries in our database, the highest amount of sodium is found in Egg, whole, dried, stabilized, glucose reduced which contains 548 mg of sodium per 100g. The associated percentage of RDA is 34 %. For this 100g serving the Potassium content is 515 mg, the Calories content is 615 kcal, the Protein content is 48.17 g, the Fat content is 43.95 g, the Carbohydrate content is 2.38 g.

The lowest amount of sodium is in Egg, whole, cooked, hard-boiled which in 100g contains 124 mg of sodium. This gives as percentage of the recommended daily allowance 8 % of the RDA. For this 100g serving the amount of Potassium is 126 mg, the amount of Calories is 155 kcal, the amount of Protein is 12.58 g, the amount of Fat is 10.61 g, the amount of Carbohydrate is 1.12 g.

The difference between the highest and lowest values gives a sodium range of 424 mg per 100g. The range for the other nutrients are as follows; 389 mg for Potassium, 460 kcal for Calories, 35.59 g for Protein, 33.34 g for Fat, 1.26 g for Carbohydrate.

Highest Amount of sodium per Serving

Please remember that the above gives an accurate value in 100g for high sodium foods in your diet. For example 100g of Egg, whole, dried contains 480 mg of sodium. However, there are other factors to consider when you are assessing your nutritional requirements. You should also take into account portion sizes when you are considering the sodium nutritional content.

The food with the highest sodium content per typical serving is Egg, whole, dried, stabilized, glucose reduced which contains 465.8 mg in 1 cup, sifted (or 85 g). The precentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 29 %. For this serving the Potassium content is 437.75 mg, the Calories content is 522.75 kcal, the Protein content is 40.94 g, the Fat content is 37.36 g and the Carbohydrate content is 2.02 g.

Nutritional Information Summary

From the list below you can find a full nutrition facts breakdown for all foods containing sodium which can be scaled for different servings and quantities. We have also sorted our complete nutritional information and vitamin database of over 7000 foods, to give a list of foods with sodium.


An egg List, sodium Content per 100g

1. Egg, whole, dried, stabilized, glucose reduced - Sodium
  Sodium (%RDA)Potassium (%RDA)Calories (%RDA)Carbohydrate (%RDA)Fat (%RDA)Protein (%RDA)
  For a 100g serving :
  548 mg (34%)515 mg (11%)615 kcal (31%)2.38 g (2%)43.95 g (68%)48.17 g (86%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup and sifted (or 85g):
   465.8 mg (29%) 437.75 mg (9%) 522.75 kcal (26%) 2.02 g (2%) 37.36 g (57%) 40.94 g (73%)
  Other serving sizes 1 tbsp (or 5g):
  27.4 mg (2%) 25.75 mg (1%) 30.75 kcal (2%) 0.12 g (0%) 2.2 g (3%) 2.41 g (4%)
2. Egg, whole, dried - Sodium
  Sodium Potassium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  For a 100g serving :
  480 mg (30%)540 mg (11%)605 kcal (30%)1.53 g (1%)43.04 g (66%)48.37 g (86%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup and sifted (or 85g):
   408 mg (26%) 459 mg (10%) 514.25 kcal (26%) 1.3 g (1%) 36.58 g (56%) 41.11 g (73%)
  Other serving sizes 1 tbsp (or 5g):
  24 mg (2%) 27 mg (1%) 30.25 kcal (2%) 0.08 g (0%) 2.15 g (3%) 2.42 g (4%)
3. Egg, whole, cooked, poached - Sodium
  Sodium Potassium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  For a 100g serving :
  297 mg (19%)138 mg (3%)143 kcal (7%)0.71 g (1%)9.47 g (15%)12.51 g (22%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 large (or 50g):
   148.5 mg (9%) 69 mg (1%) 71.5 kcal (4%) 0.36 g (0%) 4.74 g (7%) 6.26 g (11%)
4. Egg, whole, cooked, fried - Sodium
  Sodium Potassium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  For a 100g serving :
  207 mg (13%)152 mg (3%)196 kcal (10%)0.83 g (1%)14.84 g (23%)13.61 g (24%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 large (or 46g):
   95.22 mg (6%) 69.92 mg (1%) 90.16 kcal (5%) 0.38 g (0%) 6.83 g (11%) 6.26 g (11%)
5. Egg, whole, cooked, omelet - Sodium
  Sodium Potassium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  For a 100g serving :
  155 mg (10%)117 mg (2%)154 kcal (8%)0.64 g (0%)11.66 g (18%)10.57 g (19%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 tbsp (or 15g):
   23.25 mg (1%) 17.55 mg (0%) 23.1 kcal (1%) 0.1 g (0%) 1.75 g (3%) 1.59 g (3%)
  Other serving sizes 1 large (or 61g):
  94.55 mg (6%) 71.37 mg (2%) 93.94 kcal (5%) 0.39 g (0%) 7.11 g (11%) 6.45 g (12%)
6. Egg, whole, cooked, scrambled - Sodium
  Sodium Potassium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  For a 100g serving :
  145 mg (9%)132 mg (3%)149 kcal (7%)1.61 g (1%)10.98 g (17%)9.99 g (18%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup (or 220g):
   319 mg (20%) 290.4 mg (6%) 327.8 kcal (16%) 3.54 g (3%) 24.16 g (37%) 21.98 g (39%)
  Other serving sizes 1 tbsp (or 13.7g):
  19.87 mg (1%) 18.08 mg (0%) 20.41 kcal (1%) 0.22 g (0%) 1.5 g (2%) 1.37 g (2%)
  Other serving sizes 1 large (or 61g):
  88.45 mg (6%) 80.52 mg (2%) 90.89 kcal (5%) 0.98 g (1%) 6.7 g (10%) 6.09 g (11%)
7. Egg, whole, raw, fresh - Sodium
  Sodium Potassium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  For a 100g serving :
  142 mg (9%)138 mg (3%)143 kcal (7%)0.72 g (1%)9.51 g (15%)12.56 g (22%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup (4.86 large eggs) (or 243g):
   345.06 mg (22%) 335.34 mg (7%) 347.49 kcal (17%) 1.75 g (1%) 23.11 g (36%) 30.52 g (55%)
  Other serving sizes 1 extra large (or 56g):
  79.52 mg (5%) 77.28 mg (2%) 80.08 kcal (4%) 0.4 g (0%) 5.33 g (8%) 7.03 g (13%)
  Other serving sizes 1 jumbo (or 63g):
  89.46 mg (6%) 86.94 mg (2%) 90.09 kcal (5%) 0.45 g (0%) 5.99 g (9%) 7.91 g (14%)
  Other serving sizes 1 large (or 50g):
  71 mg (4%) 69 mg (1%) 71.5 kcal (4%) 0.36 g (0%) 4.76 g (7%) 6.28 g (11%)
  Other serving sizes 1 medium (or 44g):
  62.48 mg (4%) 60.72 mg (1%) 62.92 kcal (3%) 0.32 g (0%) 4.18 g (6%) 5.53 g (10%)
  Other serving sizes 1 small (or 38g):
  53.96 mg (3%) 52.44 mg (1%) 54.34 kcal (3%) 0.27 g (0%) 3.61 g (6%) 4.77 g (9%)
8. Egg, whole, cooked, hard-boiled - Sodium
  Sodium Potassium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  For a 100g serving :
  124 mg (8%)126 mg (3%)155 kcal (8%)1.12 g (1%)10.61 g (16%)12.58 g (22%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup and chopped (or 136g):
   168.64 mg (11%) 171.36 mg (4%) 210.8 kcal (11%) 1.52 g (1%) 14.43 g (22%) 17.11 g (31%)
  Other serving sizes 1 tbsp (or 8.5g):
  10.54 mg (1%) 10.71 mg (0%) 13.18 kcal (1%) 0.1 g (0%) 0.9 g (1%) 1.07 g (2%)






sodium and Nutrition Facts - Top 200 Foods

Fruits

a banana, an apple, an orange, a peach, apricots, butternut squash, lemon, grapes, watermelon, strawberries, green grapes, kiwi, blueberries, zucchini, figs, honeydew, eggplant, dates, olives, a pear, coconut, cranberries, pomegranate, a mango, pineapple, cherries, cantaloupe, grapefruit, tangerine, nectarines, raisins, plums, tomatoes, chili peppers, chilis, peppers, avocado, cucumber, summer squash, winter squash, papaya, prunes

Vegetables

leeks, turnip greens, swiss chard, mustard greens, yams, fennel, artichokes, broccoli, cauliflower, kale, green beans, brussel sprouts, cabbage, sweet potato, a potato, carrots, lettuce, iceberg lettuce, spinach, shiitake mushrooms, celery, salad, mushrooms, potatoes, baked potato, onions, asparagus

Seafood

salmon, cod, sardines, shrimp, tuna, fish, tuna salad, halibut, sea bass, scallops

Drinks

coffee, apple juice, cranberry juice, red wine, skim milk, white wine, wine, milk, beer, alcohol, coke, soy milk, whole milk, prune juice, tea, a shake, coconut milk, orange juice

Nuts and Seeds

chia seeds, sunflower seeds, pecans, pumpkin seeds, hazelnuts, nuts, almonds, sesame seeds, walnuts, cashews, peanuts

Beans and Lentils

soybeans, pinto beans, kidney beans, lentils, black beans, lima beans, navy beans, beets, beans, garbanzo beans, baked beans

Meat

beef, steak, deer, bacon, chicken, fried chicken, turkey, turkey breast, chicken breast, meatloaf, ham, lamb, sausages

Fast Foods

french fries, pizza, a slice of pizza, hot dog, hamburger, a cheeseburger, a big mac

Dairy and Cheese

ricotta, yogurt, cottage cheese, egg whites, goats cheese, cheddar, cheddar cheese, cheese, hard boiled egg, feta cheese

Bread, Rice, Grains and Pasta

rye, millet, flaxseed, barley, buckwheat, whole wheat bread, a bagel, white bread, bread, quinoa, corn, spaghetti, rice, pasta, brown rice, white rice

Spreads, Sauces and Herbs

hummus, mayonnaise, butter, peanut butter, soy sauce, thyme, basil, rosemary, pepper, coriander, dill, parsley

Sweets, Desserts and Snacks

popcorn, chips, nachos, a granola bar, saltine crackers, cheesecake, jello, ice cream, doughnuts, chocolate

Breakfast Cereal

granola, cheerios, oatmeal

Miscellaneous

spirulina, honey, sugar, brown sugar, tofu, olive oil, garlic, tempeh, oats