Dietitians and Nutritionists

Dietitians and nutritionists are experts in the use of food and nutrition to promote health and manage disease. They advise people on what to eat in order to lead a healthy lifestyle or achieve a specific health-related goal.

$59,410

Median US Salary

Bachelor's degree

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Dietitians and Nutritionists

Currently employed

62,980

In the U.S. Total

Job Growth

15%

2016 - 2026 growth rate

Jobs added

5,000 to 9,999

Estimated over the next 10 years

Median Salary by State for Dietitians and Nutritionists

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

California $73,870

Oregon $67,670

Hawaii $67,570

Connecticut $67,550

Rhode Island $67,020

New Jersey $66,830

Maryland $66,700

Alaska $66,490

Nevada $66,370

Delaware $65,470

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Maxxing your 401k as Dietitians and Nutritionists

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

32.0%

Per paycheck

$731.20

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $2,285.00
Pre Tax Retirement $731.20
Before Taxes $1,553.80
Taxes $466.14
Take Home $1,087.66

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