Dietitians and Nutritionists Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for dietitians and nutritionists in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of dietitians and nutritionists among Georgia areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Dietitians and Nutritionists in Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,650
25th Percentile Wage
$38,020
50th Percentile Wage
$52,720
75th Percentile Wage
$65,520
90th Percentile Wage
$78,750

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for dietitians and nutritionists in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $78,750. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,650.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.77
25th Percentile Wage
$18.28
50th Percentile Wage
$25.35
75th Percentile Wage
$31.50
90th Percentile Wage
$37.86

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for dietitians and nutritionists in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $37.86. The median hourly salary is $25.35. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.77.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of dietitians and nutritionists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201652,7203.49%6.22%
201550,880-1.87%-
201451,8304.51%-
201349,4900.10%-
201249,440--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Dietitians and Nutritionists in Georgia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of dietitians and nutritionists in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of dietitians and nutritionists in state of Georgia ranges from $24,390 to $56,010. The highest paying area for dietitians and nutritionists in Georgia is Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta with a median annual salary of $56,010. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Gainesville (mean annual salary $55,150). The lowest paying area is Savannah with a median annual salary of $24,390.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$56,010
Gainesville
$55,150
Macon
$54,060
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$51,840
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$48,560
Rome
$39,650
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$38,740
Columbus
$38,430
Savannah
$24,390


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