How much does a Patient/Health Educator make in the United States? The average Patient/Health Educator salary in the United States is $65,200 as of October 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $57,000 and $73,300. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Patient/Health Educator keeps up-to-date on changes in health care technology to keep health education program material current. Designs and implements health education programs designed to increase awareness and knowledge for the improvement of health in a community. Being a Patient/Health Educator typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. May require a bachelor's degree. Working as a Patient/Health Educator typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. (Copyright 2020

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