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Salary of a Nutritionist in Utah

Nutritionist Salaries in Utah

Once certification has been established, jobs can be found within Utah’s many schools and hospitals including Intermountain Medical Center in Murray or University of Utah Health Care in Salt Lake City.  Both of these facilities generate more than $1,000,000 in revenue yearly. Other large employers in Utah include Associated Food Stores, ICON Health and Fitness, Nature’s Sunshine products, and Utah Valley Regional Fletcher Allen Health Care in Provo.

Everyone wants to be healthy and now is the time to start this hearty health oriented career. According to 2010 statistics, an average nutritionist salary in Utah is over $55,000 and up to $81,000 for clinical dieticians.

The “help wanted’ ads are filled with management and entry level positions that fall under health and wellness – there are even openings beginning at twelve dollars per hour (plus bonuses) for a pet nutritionist. This state is growing rapidly and nutritionists’ salaries in Utah will rise as well. Exciting openings now available in Utah include:

  • Dietary aide in South Ogden
  • Dietary tech II in Provo
  • Food services dietician in Salt Lake City
  • Per Diem dietician in Provo Canyon.

Some salaries associated with current advertised nutritionist positions include:

  • Dietician $46,000 – $49,000/year
  • Clinical or registered dietician $46,000 - $47,000/year
  • Public health nutritionist (Orem and Cargill) $45,000/year

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