Diet Technician Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Nutrition Technician, Diet Technician, Dietetic Assistant, Nutrition Assistant

What is the average annual salary for Diet Technician?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Diet Technician may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Diet Technician in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Diet Technician in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Diet Technician in the United States is $35,331 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Diet Technician in the United Sates are expected to make less than $35,331.

Source: HR Reported data as of November 2014

Median $35,331
  • 10%$26,104
  • 25%$30,501
  • 75%$40,985
  • 90%$46,133

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Job Description for Diet Technician

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 meals, snacks, and supplements. Calculates calorie count results. May require an associate's degree and ADA/CDA registration with 0-2 years of experience. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. View Diet Technician job description

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