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Dietetic Technicians

in Massachusetts

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.

Occupation Projection for Dietetic Technicians

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
292051  Dietetic Technicians 1,968 2,152 184 9.35 % 67 91 18 176 Associate's degree 

Dietetic Technicians Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Health Care and Social Assistance    1,880  96 % 2,060  95 % 180  9 % $36,570
Hospitals    1,120  57 % 1,220  57 % 100  9 % $40,340
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities    680  35 % 750  35 % 70  10 % $30,340
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
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