How much does a Diet Technician make in the United States? The average Diet Technician salary in the United States is $40,949 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $34,910 and $47,212. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Virginia Institute of Autism - Charlottesville, VA

Dietetic Technician

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Virginia Health Services - Hampton, VA

Job Description for Diet Technician

Diet Technician screens and identifies patients with nutritional risk using scoring guidelines and initiates referrals for dietetic assessment. Institutes basic nutrition plans including individualized menu plans and monitors intake and acceptance of required meals and supplements. Being a Diet Technician computes analysis of patients intake and calorie count results. Requires an associate degree. Additionally, Diet Technician typically reports to a dietitian. Typically requires Dietetic Technician - Registered (DTR). The Diet Technician gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be a Diet Technician typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 View full job description

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Skills associated with Diet Technician: Nutritional Intake Monitoring, Analyze Lab Results, Electronic health records (EHR) Software, Nutritional Screening

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