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Certified Nutritionist Salary

A Certified Nutritionist earns an average wage of $19.95 per hour.

$24,490 - $72,500
(Median)
$24K
$42K
$72K
MEDIAN: $42,500
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$14.54 - $56.17
(Median)
$15
$20
$56
MEDIAN: $19.00
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Salary
$24,490 - $72,500  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $983  
Total Pay (?
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$25,232 - $103,302  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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Hourly Rate
$14.54 - $56.17  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $983  
   
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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$25,232 - $103,302  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Job Description for Certified Nutritionist

A master's or doctorate degree in biochemistry or a related field and a nine-semester credit in nutrition are generally required for this position, and courses in certified nutrition may include nutrient courses, therapeutic nutrition courses, and pharmacology courses.

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Certified Nutritionist Tasks

  • Analyze medical records and patient charts to assess nutritional needs.
  • Consult with physicians and health care personnel to determine nutritional needs and diet restrictions of patient.
  • Assess nutritional needs, diet restrictions and current health plans to develop and implement dietary-care plans and provide nutritional counseling.
  • Advise and counsel patients and their families on nutritional principles, diet modifications and food selection and preparation.

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 57% dental benefits Dental: 43%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 43%
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