A Dietitian earns an average wage of C$32.90 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$40,725 - C$77,139
C$41K
C$57K
C$77K
MEDIAN: C$56,625
10%
50%
90%
C$20.65 - C$41.34
C$21
C$32
C$41
MEDIAN: C$31.99
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$84K
Salary C$40,725 - C$77,139
Bonus C$4,943
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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C$42,413 - C$84,497
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 73
Hourly Data C$0C$41
Hourly Rate C$20.65 - C$41.34
Hourly Tips C$7.14
Overtime C$40.00
Annual Data C$0C$84K
Bonus C$4,943
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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C$42,413 - C$84,497
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 91

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 Pay By Employer

$0$76K

DaVita Inc.
28 profiles
$61,181

$54,861

$49,972

Sodexo, Inc.
7 profiles
$49,132

Dietitian Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Dietitian

Pay by Experience for a Dietitian has a positive trend. An entry-level Dietitian with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$60,000 based on 58 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Dietitian with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$70,000 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Dietitian which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$76,000 based on 16 salaries. A Dietitian with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$83,000 based on 8 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$62,016

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Dietitian

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Dietitian Salaries

▲34%

▲23%

▲12%

National Average
C$62,000

▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 49%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 37%