Public Health Analyst Salary

Public Health Analysts in the United States take home an average $61K annually. Compensation for this group is mainly affected by residence, but years of experience and the particular employer are influential factors as well. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. For the most part, Public Health Analysts enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Most Public Health Analysts survey respondents are women (74 percent). This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$44,886 - $96,918
$45K
$61K
$97K
MEDIAN: $61,242
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$16.00 - $23.64
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$0$96K
Salary $44,886 - $96,918
Bonus $0.00 - $3,878
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$43,467 - $96,492
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 84
Hourly Data $0$23
Hourly Rate $20.99
Overtime $23.75
Annual Data $0$96K
Bonus $0.00 - $3,878
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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$43,467 - $96,492
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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.

Public Health Analyst Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Public Health Analyst


Heading up the field in terms of compensation, US Department of Health and Human Services offers the most; Public Health Analysts earn $65K on average there.

Popular Skills for Public Health Analyst


Public Health Analysts report using a wide range of professional skills. Most notably, facility with Policy Analysis and Public Health are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 31 percent and 5 percent, respectively. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Project Coordinating. Those familiar with Data Analysis also tend to know 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: $60,226

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

For those looking to make money, Public Health Analysts in Rockville enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 52 percent above the national average. Public Health Analysts will also find cushy salaries in Washington (+15 percent) and Atlanta (+8 percent). The lowest-paying market is Durham, which sits 22 percent below the national average, proving that location is a significant contributor to overall pay.

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Key Stats for Public Health Analyst

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Public Health Analyst Salaries

Experienced
▲38%

▲29%

Late-Career
▲2%

National Average
$60,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Public Health Analyst Salaries

Policy Analysis
▲30%



Project Management
▼0%

National Average
$60,000


Project Coordinating
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 10%