Nutrition Schools
In Lexington, Kentucky

The city of Lexington has only one school where nutrition faculty can find employment. The trends in Lexington's nutrition academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes nutrition training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Nutrition Employment

Lexington 80
Kentucky 1,350

Of the 1,350 nutrition professionals employed in Kentucky, 80 work in Lexington. There has been a 11% decline in the number of nutrition professionals in Lexington between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Lexington has increased.

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Nutrition employment growth

1,090 1,140 1,040 930 1,350
90 150 70 90 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Lexington

Nutrition VS. All professions salaries in Lexington

$43,620 $36,350 $38,715 $38,395 $40,345
$36,110 $37,350 $38,510 $39,410 $39,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nutrition in Lexington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lexington

Salaries for nutrition professionals in Lexington have decreased. Lexington nutrition professionals made $40,345 per year, on average, in 2010. Nutrition professionals in Lexington made a yearly average salary of $43,620, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of nutrition professionals in Lexington is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nutrition professionals in Lexington

10th percentile
$26,900
25th percentile
$30,730
50th percentile
$37,470
75th percentile
$48,000
90th percentile
$53,300

Nutrition professionals make a median salary of $37,470 per year in Lexington. The 10% of nutrition professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,900 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $53,300 per year.

Average Salaries for Nutrition professionals and related professions in Lexington

Nutrition
$40,345
Nursing
$51,098

Nutrition professional salaries in Lexington are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Nutrition schools in Lexington

1

There is only one accredited nutrition school in the city. Many of Lexington's nutrition professionals are graduates of this school.

Nutrition Programs Offered In Lexington

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total4

Lexington's nutrition schools offer 4 nutrition degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nutrition Degrees In Lexington

associate
0
bachelor
70
master
10
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total82

Approximately 82 students completed nutrition courses in 2010.

Nutrition Faculty Salaries in Lexington, Kentucky

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