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Nutrition Schools
In Fairfax, Virginia

Nutrition faculty can choose to work at only one nutrition school in Fairfax. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in nutrition in the city of Fairfax, which encompasses nutrition training at the nutrition certificate level.


Professional Trends

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Nutrition Employment

Fairfax 1,000
Virginia 1,560

Exactly 1,000 of Virginia's 1,560 nutrition professionals work in Fairfax. The number of nutrition professionals in Fairfax has grown by 11% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of nutrition professionals in Fairfax has increased, overall employment in Fairfax has also increased.

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Nutrition employment growth

1,740 1,950 1,940 1,850 1,560
900 910 990 960 1,000
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfax

Nutrition VS. All professions salaries in Fairfax

$40,380 $43,040 $42,660 $43,510 $43,980
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nutrition in Fairfax
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfax

Salaries for nutrition professionals in Fairfax have increased. In 2010 nutrition professionals in Fairfax reportedly earned an average salary of $43,980 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for nutrition professionals in Fairfax was $40,380 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Fairfax.

Salary percentiles for Nutrition professionals in Fairfax

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Nutrition professionals in Fairfax earn a median salary of $44,175 per year. The difference in pay between the nutrition professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 149%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $24,740 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $61,675 per year.

Average Salaries for Nutrition professionals and related professions in Fairfax


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

Educational Trends

Nutrition schools in Fairfax


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

Nutrition Programs Offered In Fairfax


Fairfax's nutrition school offers one nutrition degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Nutrition Degrees In Fairfax


In 2010 approximately 4 students completed nutrition courses.

Nutrition Faculty Salaries in Fairfax, Virginia

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