Nutrition Schools
In South Portland, Maine

The city of South Portland has only one school where nutrition faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of nutrition and nutrition education in South Portland, which includes nutrition training at the following levels:

  • Nutrition Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nutrition


Statistics

Professional Trends

South Portland Vs. Maine Nutrition Employment

South Portland 170
Maine 400

Exactly 170 of the 400 nutrition professionals employed in Maine, work in South Portland. There has been a 143% growth in the number of nutrition professionals in South Portland between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of nutrition professionals in South Portland has increased, overall employment in South Portland has also increased.

South Portland Vs. Maine Nutrition employment growth

400 430 420 440 400
70 140 160 190 170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maine
  • Dark Yellow: South Portland

Nutrition VS. All professions salaries in South Portland

$44,590 $37,665 $41,435 $42,135 $41,385
$38,320 $39,800 $40,830 $41,620 $42,670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nutrition in South Portland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in South Portland

In South Portland, salaries for nutrition professionals have decreased. South Portland nutrition professionals made $41,385 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for nutrition professionals in South Portland was $44,590 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in South Portland.

Salary percentiles for Nutrition professionals in South Portland

10th percentile
$29,720
25th percentile
$33,670
50th percentile
$41,100
75th percentile
$48,390
90th percentile
$55,615

Nutrition professionals in South Portland earn a median salary of $41,100 per year. The difference in pay between the nutrition professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 87%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,720 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $55,615 per year.

Average Salaries for Nutrition professionals and related professions in South Portland

Nutrition
$41,385
Nursing
$55,818

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

Educational Trends

Nutrition schools in South Portland

1

Many of South Portland's nutrition professionals are graduates of the only accredited nutrition school in the city.

Nutrition Programs Offered In South Portland

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

South Portland's nutrition schools offer 2 nutrition degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nutrition Degrees In South Portland

associate
11
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total12

In 2010 approximately 12 students completed nutrition courses.

Nutrition Faculty Salaries in South Portland, Maine

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