Registered/Licensed Dietitian Salary

A Registered/Licensed Dietitian earns an average salary of $52,457 per year.

$42,940 - $75,900
$43K
$54K
$76K
MEDIAN: $54,129
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50%
90%

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$19.29 - $40.61
$19
$26
$41
MEDIAN: $25.64
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$0$79K
Salary $42,940 - $75,900
Bonus $1,500
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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$41,524 - $79,338
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 59
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $19.29 - $40.61
Overtime $30.30
Annual Data $0$79K
Bonus $1,500
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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$41,524 - $79,338
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 46

Job Description for Registered/Licensed Dietitian

Registered dietitians usually work in a hospital, nursing home, catering company, or private practice environment to ensure that patients are receiving their necessary nutrition with respect to their diets and dietary restrictions.

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Registered/Licensed 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.

Common Career Paths for Registered/Licensed Dietitian


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Popular Skills for Registered/Licensed Dietitian

Pay by Experience Level for Registered/Licensed Dietitian

Pay by Experience for a Registered/Licensed Dietitian has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered/Licensed Dietitian with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 47 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered/Licensed Dietitian with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Registered/Licensed Dietitian which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 23 salaries. A Registered/Licensed Dietitian with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 25 salaries.

Registered/Licensed Dietitian Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Registered/Licensed Dietitian?

Registered/Licensed Dietitian in Sedalia:
"Meeting 5/13/16."
Pros: Helping people in need that can not afford medical services.
Cons: I have to take my work home with me to complete it because of busy schedule. Plus I don'the get paid for that time.

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Key Stats for Registered/Licensed Dietitian

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
23%

Experience Affects Registered/Licensed Dietitian Salaries

▲30%

▲11%

▲2%

National Average
$54,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Registered/Licensed Dietitian Salaries

Nutrition
▲2%

▲1%

National Average
$54,000


Nutrition Support
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 23%