Infection Control Practitioner (ICP) Salary (United States)

Earnings for Infection Control Practitioners in the United States typically come in at around $68,712 annually. Pay ranges from $44,252 on the low end to $89,903 per year on the higher side. Medical benefits are awarded to a strong majority, and most earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Infection Control Practitioners. This outline is derived from replies to PayScale's salary survey.
Infection Control Practitioner (ICP) Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$43,018 - $89,974
(Median)
43K
55K
68K
78K
90K
MEDIAN: $67,735
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px
Infection Control Practitioner (ICP) Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$22.62 - $42.04
(Median)
23
28
33
38
42
MEDIAN: $33.00
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$43,018 - $89,974  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,987  
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).
)
$44,252 - $89,903  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 180
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$22.62 - $42.04  
   
Overtime
$44.22 - $60.41  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,987  
   
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).
)
$44,252 - $89,903  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 84
Is Infection Control Practitioner (ICP) your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
United States (change)
Years in Field/Career:

Job Description for Infection Control Practitioner (ICP)

  • Plan and direct studies to investigate disease, preventive methods and treatments.
  • Plan, administer and evaluate health safety standards and programs to improve public health, conferring with health department, industry personnel and physicians.
  • Conduct research to develop methodologies, instrumentation and procedures for medical application, analyzing and interpreting data and presenting findings.

Infection Control Practitioner (ICP) Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

Pay by Experience Level for Infection Control Practitioner (ICP)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For Infection Control Practitioners, experience in the field does not tend to play a major role in salary decisions; in general, pay does not go up drastically with more experience, and earnings grow incrementally instead. At career start, salaries are typically $62K, which grows to $69,594 after five to 10 years. Those with one to two decades of experience under their belt tend to see salaries around $77K. As Infection Control Practitioners approach two decades on the job, pay accelerates at a slower pace, and typical earnings come to $80K. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up around one in five of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise less than five percent, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining 16 percent. In this field, workers tend to have anywhere from one to nine years of experience—of those surveyed, a majority land within this range.

Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Infection Control Practitioner (ICP) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 16%
Experienced
up arrow 7%
Mid-Career
up arrow 1%
National Average
$69,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 61 votes.

Gender

Female
82%
female alumni
 
Male
18%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 12%
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -