Earnings for Health Educators with Health Education skills come in at around $44K annually on average. The most influential factor affecting pay for this group is location, though years of experience and the individual firm have a (lesser) impact as well. For the most part, Health Educators with Health Education skills enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The vast majority of Health Educators with Health Education skills (82 percent) who participated in the survey are women. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$31,698 - $62,618
(Median)
$32K
$44K
$63K
MEDIAN: $43,899
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90%

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$14.23 - $26.92
(Median)
$14
$19
$27
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$31,698 - $62,618  
   
Bonus
$242.40 - $3,916  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,715 - $60,117  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 164
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$14.23 - $26.92  
   
Overtime
$20.58 - $34.20  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$242.40 - $3,916  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,715 - $60,117  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 128
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Pay by Experience Level for Health Educator

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


For many Health Educators with Health Education skills, extensive experience does not lead to significantly more money. People who have worked for fewer than five years bring home $40K on average. Median compensation in the five-to-10 year group, however, is higher at approximately $45K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Health Educators with Health Education skills make a median salary of $52K. Individuals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience don't seem to earn much more than people who have 10 to 20 years under their belts; the more senior group reports an average income of $57K.

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Experience Affects Health Educator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 35%

Experienced
up arrow 23%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$42,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 52 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
medical benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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