How to Become a Dietitian?

Are you thinking of becoming a Dietitian or already started your career and planning the next step? Learn how to become a Dietitian, what skills you need to succeed, how to advance your career and get promoted, and what levels of pay to expect at each step on your career path. Explore new Dietitian job openings and options for career transitions into related roles.

Dietitian Career Path


Alias: Assistant Dietitian, Associate Dietitian...(3)
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0 - 1Years of Experience
€30K - €62K /yrAvg. Annual Salary
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Senior Dietitian

Alias: Dietitian Supervisor, Dietitian III
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2 - 4Years of Experience
€57K - €64K /yrAvg. Annual Salary
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Lead Dietitian

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5 - 7Years of Experience
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Salary Trajectory

Dietitian Career Path

Dietitian I
Senior Dietitian
Nutrition Manager
Lead Dietitian
Assistant Chief Dietitian
Director of Nutrition
Senior Director of Nutrition Science
Vice President of Nutrition Science

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Important Skill Sets for the Dietitian Career Path

Microsoft Office Suite
Interpersonal and Communication
Parenteral Nutrition
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Related careers in the Healthcare Industry

Interested in other Healthcare careers? Below are occupations that have high affinity with Dietitian skills. Discover some of the most common Dietitian career transitions, along with skills overlap.

Emergency Medical Technician
No skills overlap
12% transitioned to Emergency Medical Technician