An Entry-Level Dietitian earns an average salary of AU$58,016 per year.

AU$47,982 - AU$69,998
AU$48K
AU$58K
AU$70K
MEDIAN: AU$57,912
10%
50%
90%
AU$24.59 - AU$42.57
AU$25
AU$31
AU$43
MEDIAN: AU$30.71
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$78K
Salary AU$47,982 - AU$69,998
Bonus AU$30,500
Commission AU$2,750
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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AU$49,141 - AU$78,161
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 102
Hourly Data AU$0AU$42
Hourly Rate AU$24.59 - AU$42.57
Overtime AU$37.25
Annual Data AU$0AU$78K
Bonus AU$30,500
Commission AU$2,750
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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AU$49,141 - AU$78,161
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 67

Job Description for Dietitian

A dietitian's work involves teaching individuals about nutrition, doing evaluations of patients'/clients' nutritional needs, developing the appropriate meal plans, monitoring the effects of the meal plans, and changing the meal plans as necessary. Some dietitians also give talks to groups of people to educate them about proper eating and disease prevention.

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Dietitian Tasks

  • 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.
  • May monitor food service operations to ensure conformance to nutritional, safety, sanitation and quality standards.
  • 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.

Dietitian Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$60,512

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Key Stats for Dietitian

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
11%

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Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 85%