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Nutritionist

Nutritionists study the effects of food on a person's health and give recommendations around dietary habits to assist their clients in living a healthy lifestyle.

Nutritionists can work in a variety of industries including public health, nutrition consultancy, research, and food technology. The average salary of a Nutritionist is $68,832 per annum.

Average salary
$86,832 P/A

Source: seek.com.au (August 2016)
Min average salary
$61,333 P/A

Source: seek.com.au (August 2016)
Max average salary
$76,332 P/A

Source: seek.com.au (August 2016)
Key skills required
  • Enjoy food and food preparation
  • Interested in health and wellbeing
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Aptitude for science and research

Source: myfuture.edu.au

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