Patient/Health Educator Salary

A Patient/Health Educator earns an average salary of $58,958 per year.

$39,471 - $60,767
$59K
MEDIAN: $58,958
50%

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$30,112 - $73,146  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Job Description for Patient/Health Educator

  • Assess nutritional needs, diet restrictions and current health plans to develop and implement dietary-care plans and provide nutritional counseling.
  • Prepare and distribute health education materials, including bulletins, and visual aids.
  • Educate individuals by assisting in the management and prevention of illness and disease.
  • Counsel individuals on basic rules of good nutrition and healthy eating habits.

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Key Stats for Patient/Health Educator

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
10%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Patient/Health Educator Salaries

Experienced
▲22%

Late-Career
▲5%

National Average
$50,000

Entry-Level
▼22%

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None: