The average salary for a Registered/Licensed Dietitian is $47,984 per year. A skill in Weight Loss/Weight Management is associated with high pay for this job.
Registered/Licensed Dietitian Total Pay (?
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$38,393 - $61,216
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48K
55K
61K
MEDIAN: $47,984
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Registered/Licensed Dietitian Total Pay (?
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$18.30 - $35.54
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MEDIAN: $24.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$38,393 - $61,216  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,952  
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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$38,625 - $70,342  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 478
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$18.30 - $35.54  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $0.00  
Overtime
$0.00 - $44.38  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,952  
   
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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$38,625 - $70,342  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 478
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Job Description for Registered/Licensed Dietitian
  • Advise patients and their families on nutritional principles, diet modifications, food selection and preparation.
  • Consult with physicians and health care staff to determine nutritional needs and diet restrictions of patient.
  • May monitor food service operations to ensure conformance to nutritional, safety, sanitation and quality standards.
  • Counsel individuals and groups on basic rules of good nutrition, healthy eating habits and nutrition monitoring.
  • Screen, assess and evaluate nutritional needs, diet restrictions and current health plans to develop and implement dietary-care plans and provide nutritional counseling.
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Experience Affects Registered/Licensed Dietitian Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%
Experienced
up arrow 8%
Mid-Career
up arrow 2%
National Average
$50,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Skills That Affect Registered/Licensed Dietitian Salaries

Weight Loss/Weight Management
up arrow 12%
Counseling
up arrow 9%
Nutrition Support
0%
National Average
$50,000
Nutrition
up arrow 2%
Diabetes Education
up arrow 8%
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Gender
Female
94%
female alumni
 
Male
6%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
19%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 73% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 26%
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