Dietetic Technician Salary Information in Texas

The average annual and hourly salaries for dietetic technicians in the state of Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of dietetic technicians among Texas 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 Dietetic Technicians in Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,020
25th Percentile Wage
$19,540
50th Percentile Wage
$22,830
75th Percentile Wage
$28,500
90th Percentile Wage
$38,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for dietetic technicians in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $38,470. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $22,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,020.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$8.18
25th Percentile Wage
$9.40
50th Percentile Wage
$10.98
75th Percentile Wage
$13.70
90th Percentile Wage
$18.48

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for dietetic technicians in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $18.48. The median hourly salary is $10.98. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $8.18.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201622,830-2.01%-11.43%
201523,290-6.14%-
201424,720-4.09%-
201325,7301.13%-
201225,440--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Dietetic Technicians in Texas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of dietetic technicians in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of dietetic technicians in state of Texas ranges from $22,540 to $33,430. The highest paying area for dietetic technicians in Texas is Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $33,430. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown (mean annual salary $24,160). The lowest paying area is Dallas-Plano-Irving with a median annual salary of $22,540.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$33,430
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$24,160
El Paso
$23,510
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$23,080
Fort Worth-Arlington
$22,940
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$22,810
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$22,670
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$22,540


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