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Highest Paying Cities for Dietitians and Nutritionists

The top 100 highest paying cities for dietitians and nutritionists (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of dietitians and nutritionists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $86,310, San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California is the highest paying city for dietitians and nutritionists. It is followed by Salinas, California (average annual salary $83,310). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of dietitians and nutritionists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Dietitians and Nutritionists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$86,310
640
2 Salinas, California
$83,310
50
3 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$81,980
370
4 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$81,090
80
5 Modesto, California
$80,500
80
6 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$80,270
1,230
7 Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$79,260
30
8 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$78,040
90
9 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$77,380
580
10 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$75,900
550
11 Visalia-Porterville, California
$75,770
80
12 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$75,340
90
13 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$74,960
50
14 San Rafael, USA
$74,850
50
15 Napa, California
$74,530
60
16 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$74,200
150
17 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$74,160
150
18 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$73,870
490
19 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$73,170
2,780
20 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$73,020
2,290
21 New Haven, Connecticut
$72,680
140
22 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$72,420
720
23 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$72,280
420
24 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$72,260
2,380
25 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$71,930
110
26 Kingston, New York
$71,070
30
27 Tacoma, Washington
$70,960
160
28 Stockton, California
$70,930
80
29 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$70,900
70
30 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$70,800
400
31 Anchorage, Alaska
$70,410
70
32 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$70,400
200
33 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$70,110
630
34 Hawaii-Maui-Kauai nonmetropolitan area, Hawaii
$70,080
40
35 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$69,940
60
36 Fairbanks, Alaska
$69,680
60
37 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$69,540
50
38 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$69,370
640
39 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$69,320
540
40 Hagerstown-Martinsburg, West Virginia
$69,230
60
41 Rochester, Minnesota
$68,650
130
42 Framingham, Massachusetts
$68,610
50
43 Elizabethtown, Kentucky
$68,600
n/a
44 Bellingham, Washington
$68,470
50
45 Williamsport, Pennsylvania
$68,450
50
46 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$68,360
530
47 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$68,260
160
48 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$68,220
240
49 Richmond, Virginia
$68,030
260
50 Redding, California
$67,970
60
51 Bend, Oregon
$67,760
40
52 North Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$67,360
40
53 Urban Honolulu, USA
$67,260
270
54 Chico, California
$67,130
70
55 Medford, Oregon
$67,080
30
56 North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota, Florida
$67,010
140
57 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$66,820
370
58 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$66,800
4,680
59 Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$66,690
40
60 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$66,660
240
61 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$66,630
40
62 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$66,580
80
63 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$66,500
650
64 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$66,430
130
65 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$66,090
1,310
66 Camden, New Jersey
$65,930
180
67 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$65,910
990
68 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$65,780
3,420
69 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$65,770
930
70 Worcester, Massachusetts
$65,420
100
71 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$65,370
70
72 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$65,120
60
73 Honolulu, Hawaii
$65,100
230
74 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$65,060
790
75 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$65,020
130
76 Danbury, Connecticut
$64,930
30
77 Salisbury, Maryland
$64,780
90
78 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$64,750
360
79 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$64,600
960
80 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, New Jersey
$64,590
50
81 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$64,370
110
82 Fresno, California
$64,350
220
83 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$64,330
220
84 Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, USA
$64,020
30
85 Wilmington, New Jersey
$63,980
150
86 Pittsfield, Massachusetts
$63,970
40
87 Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado
$63,890
70
88 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$63,860
2,500
89 Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$63,760
50
90 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$63,730
770
91 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$63,630
190
92 St Cloud, Minnesota
$63,630
50
93 Western New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$63,600
40
94 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$63,540
1,260
95 Yuba City, California
$63,490
30
96 Northern New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$63,240
30
97 Reading, Pennsylvania
$63,210
50
98 Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$63,200
30
99 Salem, Oregon
$63,020
100
100 Madera-Chowchilla, California
$62,880
30
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