Average Community Health Specialist Salary

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The average salary for a Community Health Specialist is $45,503.
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$35k - $58k
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$35k - $57k

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Job Description for Community Health Specialist

Community Health Specialist Tasks
  • Promote, maintain, and improve individual and community health by assisting individuals and communities to adopt healthy behaviors.
  • May supervise staff or give direction.
  • Assists in facilitating plans and policies necessary to achieve health objectives and services.
  • Present health education and promotion programs such as training workshops, conferences, and school.

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Popular Skills for Community Health Specialist

Skills in Community Health and Program Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Community Outreach / Activism and Public Health Education.

Pay by Experience Level for Community Health Specialist

An entry-level Community Health Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,452 based on 15 salaries. An early career Community Health Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42,500 based on 35 salaries. A mid-career Community Health Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,534 based on 12 salaries.

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