Dietitians and Nutritionists Salary in the Industry of Special Food Services

The salary statistics and trend of dietitians and nutritionists in the industry of special food services are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare dietitians and nutritionists salaries in different industries within the accommodation and food services sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,440
25th Percentile Wage
$47,770
50th Percentile Wage
$58,400
75th Percentile Wage
$69,960
90th Percentile Wage
$79,430

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for dietitians and nutritionists in the industry of special food services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) dietitians and nutritionists is $79,430. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $58,400. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent dietitians and nutritionists is $40,440.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of dietitians and nutritionists in the industry of Special Food Services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$58,400
3.08% 8.61%
2016
$56,600
3.20% -
2015
$54,790
-0.51% -
2014
$55,070
0.45% -
2013
$54,820
2.65% -
2012
$53,370
- -

Table 3. Compare Dietitians and Nutritionists Salary in Different Industries within the Accommodation and Food Services Sector

The average salaries of dietitians and nutritionists in five industries within the accommodation and food services sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of dietitians and nutritionists in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
Special Food Services
$58,400
Food Services and Drinking Places
$58,320
Restaurants and Other Eating Places
$56,230
Accommodation
$53,550
Traveler Accommodation
$53,550

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