The annual and hourly salary statistics of dietitians and nutritionists in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of dietitians and nutritionists in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$50,960|
|25th Percentile Wage||$63,750|
|50th Percentile Wage||$72,260|
|75th Percentile Wage||$83,510|
|90th Percentile Wage||$95,200|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for dietitians and nutritionists in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $95,200. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $50,960.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of dietitians and nutritionists from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||2-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $72,260 in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana is in the middle of salary range for dietitians and nutritionists in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of dietitians and nutritionists in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana is 16.3 percent (16.3%) lower than that in the highest paying San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City and 57.5 percent (57.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Hanford-Corcoran.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City|| |
|San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara|| |
|San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont|| |
|Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Santa Rosa-Petaluma|| |
|Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta|| |
|North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale|| |
|San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos|| |
|Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana|| |
|San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles|| |
|Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario|| |
|Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura|| |
|Yuba City|| |
|Santa Cruz-Watsonville|| |