Entry-Level Health Educator Salary

Pay for Entry-Level Health Educators is very modest at just $41K per year. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Health Educators is high.

$30,151 - $55,597
$30K
$41K
$56K
MEDIAN: $40,938
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50%
90%

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$13.39 - $25.07
$13
$18
$25
MEDIAN: $18.07
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90%

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$0$55K
Salary $30,151 - $55,597
Bonus $246.58 - $6,082
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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$29,411 - $54,204
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 236
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $13.39 - $25.07
Overtime $21.09 - $33.70
Annual Data $0$54K
Bonus $246.58 - $6,082
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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$29,411 - $54,204
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 178

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Health Educator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $39,765

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

Surpassing the national average by 28 percent, Entry-Level Health Educators in Atlanta receive some of the highest pay in the country. Entry-Level Health Educators will also find cushy salaries in New York (+3 percent) and Baltimore (+1 percent). San Antonio ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 19 percent below the national average. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in San Diego and Los Angeles (19 percent lower and 13 percent lower, respectively).

Health Educator Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Health Educator in Northridge:
"Ask for Advice."
Try out different internships so you are exposed to a variety of experiences. Talk to people already in the field and ask them both what they like and dislike about their job, or the hardest part about it.

Health Educator in Camden:
"Have a Passion."
You must have a passion, IF you do not THIS is not the field for you!

Key Stats for Health Educator

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 62 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
81%
5-9 years
12%
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Skills That Affect Health Educator Salaries

Health and Wellness
▼0%

National Average
$40,000

Health Education
▼1%

Public Health
▼1%



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 62 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 12%
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