Average Public Health Director Salary

$80,747
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$52k
MEDIAN
$81k
90%
$141k

The average salary for a Public Health Director is $80,747

Base Salary
$52k - $141k
Bonus
$3k - $31k
Total Pay
$52k - $142k
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What Do Public Health Directors Do?

Public Health Director Tasks
  • Oversee staff operations, business planning and budget development.
  • Ensure services are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.
  • Plan and direct the disease management program.
  • Directs the staff in effective and efficient use of research grants and disease studies.
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Job Satisfaction for Public Health Director

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Gender Breakdown

Female
77.8%
Male
22.2%
This data is based on 27 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

95%

Dental

80%

Vision

68%

None

5%