Nutrition Schools
In West Lafayette, Indiana

In West Lafayette, there is only one nutrition school where nutrition faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in nutrition in the city of West Lafayette, which encompasses nutrition training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

West Lafayette Vs. Indiana Nutrition Employment

West Lafayette 60
Indiana 1,540

Of the 1,540 nutrition professionals employed in Indiana, 60 work in West Lafayette. As the employment for nutrition professionals in West Lafayette has increased, overall employment in West Lafayette has also increased.

West Lafayette Vs. Indiana Nutrition employment growth

2,070 1,780 1,750 1,690 1,540
No data 70 70 70 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: West Lafayette

Nutrition VS. All professions salaries in West Lafayette

No data $32,580 $34,120 $36,600 $46,880
$36,230 $36,230 $37,650 $38,460 $39,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nutrition in West Lafayette
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in West Lafayette

In 2010 an average salary of $46,880 per year was earned by nutrition professionals in West Lafayette. The growth in the salary of nutrition professionals in West Lafayette is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nutrition professionals in West Lafayette

10th percentile
$19,590
25th percentile
$38,930
50th percentile
$45,310
75th percentile
$62,530
90th percentile
$69,040

Nutrition professionals in West Lafayette make a median yearly salary of $45,310. The difference in pay between the nutrition professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 252%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $19,590 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $69,040 per year.

Average Salaries for Nutrition professionals and related professions in West Lafayette

Nutrition
$46,880
Nursing
$52,040

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

Educational Trends

Nutrition schools in West Lafayette

1

Many of West Lafayette's nutrition professionals are graduates of the only accredited nutrition school in the city.

Nutrition Programs Offered In West Lafayette

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in nutrition offered by West Lafayette's nutrition schools.

Student Completed Nutrition Degrees In West Lafayette

associate
0
bachelor
80
master
3
doctor
6
Certificate
0
Total89

Approximately 89 students graduated from nutrition courses in 2010.

Nutrition Faculty Salaries in West Lafayette, Indiana

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