Infection Control Director Salary

Salaries for Infection Control Directors in the United States are generous, with average pay above six figures ($104K) per year. Medical and dental coverage is claimed by almost all, and a large number earn vision coverage. The vast majority of Infection Control Directors (87 percent) who responded to the survey are women. Work is enjoyable for Infection Control Directors, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$75,653 - $144,064
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$100K
$140K
MEDIAN: $104,350
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$35.23 - $56.67
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$0$145K
Salary $75,653 - $144,064
Bonus $0.00 - $15,135
Total Pay (?
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$76,345 - $145,262
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 101
Hourly Data $0$56
Hourly Rate $35.23 - $56.67
Annual Data $0$145K
Bonus $0.00 - $15,135
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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$76,345 - $145,262
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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Job Description for Infection Control Director

An infection control director is responsible for infection control at a designated healthcare facility. The infection control director is in charge of policy development and implementation, regarding the control and prevention of infections. The infection control director also collects data to monitor and observe infections within the facility, as well as the effectiveness of infection control policies.

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Infection Control Director Tasks

  • Oversee staff operations, business planning and budget development.
  • Ensure services are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.
  • Plan and direct the disease management program.
  • Directs the staff in effective and efficient use of research grants and disease studies.

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Pay by Experience Level for Infection Control Director

Pay by Experience for an Infection Control Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Infection Control Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $84,000 based on 25 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Infection Control Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Infection Control Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $113,000 based on 53 salaries. An Infection Control Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $118,000 based on 20 salaries.

Key Stats for Infection Control Director

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Infection Control Director Salaries

Late-Career
▲15%

Experienced
▲10%

National Average
$103,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 83%
no benefits
None: 6%
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