Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Health Policy Analyst is $64,109
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Health Policy Analysts?
An entry-level Health Policy Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $52,895 based on 12 salaries. An early career Health Policy Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,956 based on 65 salaries. …Read more
What Do Health Policy Analysts Do?
A health policy analyst helps develop and analyze strategies related to health policy for their institution. They typically work for (and with) government institutions, nonprofit organizations, political action committees and community groups. The healthy policy analyst uses research and data to show the effects of existing policies across various demographic groups and assesses the likely effects of prospective legislative policy. The analyst typically gathers (or supervises the gathering of) …Read more
- 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.