Public Health Analyst Salary

Public Health Analysts in the United States take home approximately $60K per year on average. The most influential factor affecting pay for this group is geographic location, though career duration and the specific company have a (lesser) impact as well. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. For the most part, Public Health Analysts enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Female Public Health Analysts make up most of the survey respondents at 74 percent. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
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$44,054 - $95,396
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$60K
$95K
MEDIAN: $60,023
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Salary $44,054 - $95,396
Bonus $0.00 - $3,915
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$43,305 - $94,834
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 89
Hourly Data $0$23
Hourly Rate $19.95
Overtime $23.75
Annual Data $0$94K
Bonus $0.00 - $3,915
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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$43,305 - $94,834
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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Job Description for Public Health Analyst

Public health analysts are responsible for providing analysis in public health matters and overseeing public health professionals on behalf of their organizations. These professionals are in charge of facilitating communication for health issues and developing effective solutions to public health problems. They create efficient activities that the general public can take part in, as well as guidance during policy creation to increase productivity.

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Public Health Analyst Tasks

  • Provide solutions to community health and social problems by conducting and analyzing research.
  • May conduct site visits to assess operations and costs of health care programs.
  • Prepare policy briefs, reports, public hearing testimonies, presentations, and petitions.
  • Work with policy makers to implement solutions.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Public Health Analyst


For Public Health Analysts, comfortable salaries can be found at US Department of Health and Human Services; in fact, median earnings sit around $65K, the highest in the area.

Popular Skills for Public Health Analyst


Public Health Analysts report using a pretty varied skill set on the job. Most notably, facility with Policy Analysis and Public Health are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 33 percent and 7 percent, respectively. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Project Coordinating. It is often found that people who know Data Analysis are also skilled in Statistical Analysis.

Pay by Experience Level for Public Health Analyst

Pay by Experience for a Public Health Analyst has a positive trend. An entry-level Public Health Analyst with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 85 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Public Health Analyst with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Public Health Analyst which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 16 salaries. A Public Health Analyst with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $58,745

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Surpassing the national average by 55 percent, Public Health Analysts in Rockville receive some of the highest pay in the country. Public Health Analysts will also find cushy salaries in Washington (+16 percent) and Atlanta (+9 percent). Public Health Analysts in Durham make 21 percent less than the national average, proving that location is a major factor in pay.

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Key Stats for Public Health Analyst

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Public Health Analyst Salaries

Experienced
▲42%

▲33%

Late-Career
▲5%

National Average
$59,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Public Health Analyst Salaries

Policy Analysis
▲33%



Project Management
▲2%


National Average
$59,000

Project Coordinating
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 10%
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