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How much do dietitians make? 

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that dietitians make a mean annual income of $64,150 as of May 2020, which is approximately $30.84 per hour. The lowest 10 percent of dietitians earned less than $39,840 each year, and the highest 10 percent earned more than $90,000 each year. The job outlook for dietitians is bright—the occupation is growing faster than all professions, including other health care occupations. The BLS projects that the number of dietitians will increase by 8% over the next 10 years. 

How much do dietitians earn in each state?

The table below compares dietitian salaries across states and U.S. territories (Source: BLS Occupational Employment and Wages May 2020). You can also find data for the number of dietitians in each state as well as the number of dietitians per 1,000 jobs—a figure that can help you determine the job's popularity in a given location. Not all locations have employment statistics. 

Dietitian Salary
Location
Annual Salary
in location
Employment
In location
Employment per 1,000 jobs
California
$81,070
7,780
0.474
Alaska
$78,350
130
0.425
District of Columbia
$73,150
350
0.508
Hawaii
$72,810
260
0.455
New Jersey
$72,750
2,050
0.541
Massachusetts
$72,070
1,870
0.557
Oregon
$71,950
620
0.345
New York
$70,070
4,450
0.512
Maryland
$69,860
1,150
0.456
Wyoming
$69,200
90
0.351
Connecticut
$69,150
710
0.463
Washington
$67,300
1,490
0.466
Maine
$64,770
260
0.452
Nevada
$64,730
440
0.349
Vermont
$64,620
170
0.603
Minnesota
$64,350
1,140
0.421
New Hampshire
$63,900
310
0.501
Delaware
$63,490
160
0.365
Illinois
$63,180
2,570
0.457
Rhode Island
$62,240
280
0.636
Virginia
$62,130
1,740
0.469
New Mexico
$62,040
330
0.419
Ohio
$61,890
2,290
0.446
Kansas
$61,790
420
0.317
Florida
$61,630
3,430
0.406
Arkansas
$61,600
540
0.458
Oklahoma
$61,590
720
0.459
Colorado
$61,550
1,120
0.435
Arizona
$61,360
1,570
0.554
West Virginia
$60,630
470
0.719
Missouri
$60,230
1,550
0.575
Pennsylvania
$60,180
3,600
0.653
North Dakota
$59,680
230
0.563
North Carolina
$59,490
2,180
0.509
Louisiana
$59,450
720
0.401
Texas
$59,190
4,680
0.387
Wisconsin
$58,920
1,280
0.472
Indiana
$57,970
1,300
0.444
Kentucky
$57,510
960
0.536
Tennessee
$57,430
1,060
0.366
Montana
$57,120
180
0.404
Utah
$57,050
820
0.548
Michigan
$56,650
2,020
0.516
Alabama
$56,420
720
0.376
South Dakota
$56,020
240
0.573
Iowa
$55,450
680
0.465
Nebraska
$55,430
520
0.554
South Carolina
$54,960
960
0.478
Guam
$53,230
40
0.574
Georgia
$51,360
2,720
0.631
Mississippi
$50,780
530
0.493
Idaho
$50,670
480
0.674
Puerto Rico
$43,180
540
0.662