How much does a Dietitian make in the United States? The average Dietitian salary in the United States is $68,188 as of May 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $62,071 and $74,928. 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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Registered Dietitian $1500 retention bonus

Healthcare Services Group, Inc. - Buena Vista, VA

Hospital Registered Dietician

Clinical Management Consultants - Dahlgren, VA


August Healthcare at Richmond - Henrico, VA

Registered Dietitian (#2548)

Elior - Newport News, VA

Job Description for Dietitian

Dietitian reviews physicians diagnosis and designs and implements therapeutic nutritional care plans for patients utilizing general dietetic standards and regulations. Monitors and documents patient progress and consults with physicians as needed. Being a Dietitian educates and provides guidance to staff, patients, and families regarding diet and food plans. Administers and advises food service operations to ensure menus comply with prescribed nutritional plans. Additionally, Dietitian requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. Requires Registered Dietitian (RD) or Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN). The Dietitian gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Dietitian typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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