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Infection Control Director Salary

Infection Control Directors in the United States tend to be well-versed in their field, and a little over a half have more than 10 years of experience. Average salary is expected to be around $95K annually, but may range from $60K to $129K per year. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$59,919 - $127,472
(Median)
$60K
$95K
$130K
MEDIAN: $95,172
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90%

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$28.60 - $53.50
(Median)
$29
$43
$53
MEDIAN: $43.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$59,919 - $127,472  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,265  
Total Pay (?
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$60,159 - $128,846  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 113
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$28.60 - $53.50  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,265  
   
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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$60,159 - $128,846  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Job Description for Infection Control Director

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

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Pay by Experience Level for Infection Control Director

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


Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $81K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $101K. Infection Control Directors with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $96K. Old hands who claim more than two decades on the job enjoy average earnings of $104K.

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Experience Affects Infection Control Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Experienced
0%

National Average
$95,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 10%