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Nutrition Schools
In Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Nutrition faculty can choose to work at one of 2 nutrition schools in Tuscaloosa. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of nutrition and nutrition education in Tuscaloosa, which includes nutrition training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Nutrition Employment

Tuscaloosa 50
Alabama 750

Exactly 50 of the 750 nutrition professionals employed in Alabama, work in Tuscaloosa. There has been a 25% growth in the number of nutrition professionals in Tuscaloosa between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of nutrition professionals in Tuscaloosa has increased, overall employment in Tuscaloosa has decreased.

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Nutrition employment growth

890 800 920 800 750
40 40 60 No data 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Tuscaloosa

Nutrition VS. All professions salaries in Tuscaloosa

$44,000 $45,560 $45,980 No data $46,680
$28,360 $29,260 $30,440 No data $32,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nutrition in Tuscaloosa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tuscaloosa

As the number of nutrition professionals in Tuscaloosa has grown, salaries for nutrition professionals have also increased. In 2010 nutrition professionals in Tuscaloosa reportedly earned an average salary of $46,680 per year. The average salary for nutrition professionals in Tuscaloosa was $44,000 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of nutrition professionals in Tuscaloosa is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nutrition professionals in Tuscaloosa

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Nutrition professionals make a median salary of $45,110 per year in Tuscaloosa. The 10% of nutrition professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,350 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 90% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nutrition professionals and related professions in Tuscaloosa


Tuscaloosa nutrition professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Nutrition schools in Tuscaloosa


Many of Tuscaloosa's nutrition professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited nutrition schools in the city.

Nutrition Programs Offered In Tuscaloosa


Tuscaloosa's nutrition schools offer 2 nutrition degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nutrition Degrees In Tuscaloosa


Approximately 70 students graduated from nutrition courses in 2010.

Nutrition Faculty Salaries in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

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