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Dietitians and Nutritionists (29-1031)

Plan and conduct food service or nutritional programs to assist in the promotion of health and control of disease. May supervise activities of a department providing quantity food services, counsel individuals, or conduct nutritional research.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 166 174 4.82 6 5 12
United States 70900 78900 0.0 2400 2300 5500
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 30.84 19.15 24.86 30.33 37.10 43.27
Alaska 37.67 24.08 28.32 35.05 42.41 52.18
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 36.59 22.68 27.68 34.60 42.47 49.96
Balance of State 42.36 27.32 30.69 36.96 46.29 63.31

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.