A Certified Nutritionist earns an average salary of $45,000 per year.

$39,393 - $54,137
$45K
MEDIAN: $45,000
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$24.19 - $30.52
$25
MEDIAN: $25.00
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$38,756 - $135,200  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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Hourly Rate
$25.28  
   
Overtime
$37.50  
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$38,756 - $135,200  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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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

  • 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.
  • 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.

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Key Stats for Certified Nutritionist

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
79%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
7%
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Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
79%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

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