Dietetic Technicians

3.6/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
44%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
4.7%
by 2031
WAGES
$29,520
or $14.19 hourly
VOLUME
21,610
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 44% (Start worrying)

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Dietetic Technicians' job openings is expected to rise 4.7% by 2031
'Dietetic Technicians' is expected to be an average growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.

What are the median wages for 'Dietetic Technicians' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Dietetic Technicians' was $29,520, or $14.19 hourly
'Dietetic Technicians' are paid 35.5% lower than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as dietetic technicians?

As of 2021 there were 21,610 people employed as Dietetic Technicians within the United States.
This represents around 0.02% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 6 thousand people are employed as Dietetic Technicians.

Job description

Assist in the provision of food service and nutritional programs, under the supervision of a dietitian. May plan and produce meals based on established guidelines, teach principles of food and nutrition, or counsel individuals.

SOC Code: 29-2051.00

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Comments

Sarah (Likely) says
Robots are more likely to assist any dietitian on food choice pretty soon.
Jul 01, 2019 at 09:21 PM

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