How much money does a dietitian make?

The salary of a dietitian is about $ 51,500 on the national average. Computed on hourly wage basis the national average stands at $24.75. The figures vary according to the geographical locations and also the place at which the dietitian is working.

These figures are computed based on averages compiled from all the states in US. Even within a given state, there is a variation of salary based on the job profiles. For example a Registered Dietitian gets the highest salaries and the job of Food Administrator and Public Health Administrator get the next high salaries. Nutritionist and Public Health Nutritionists get lower salaries of about $ 40,000 to $ 45,000. The training and experience help the dietitians to get higher salaries.


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