Public Health Research Epidemiologist Salary in the United States

How much does a Public Health Research Epidemiologist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Public Health Research Epidemiologist in the United States is $46 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $39 and $55. Hourly rate 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Popular jobs: Architect I, Biomedical Engineer I, Civil Engineer I

Recently searched related titles: Health Officer, Public Health Practitioner

Salary estimation for Public Health Research Epidemiologist at companies like : FONAR CORP, INTERPACE DIAGNOSTICS GP INC, PRECIPIO, INC.

Jobs with a similar salary range to Public Health Research Epidemiologist : Pipeline Integrity Engineer

Job Description

The Public Health Research Epidemiologist collects, analysis, and interprets disease data using appropriate statistical and research methods. Monitors and investigates known or suspected sources and transmission of communicable diseases. Being a Public Health Research Epidemiologist develops and coordinates effective and practical interventions and procedures to control and prevent disease in the community or facility. Reviews sterilization, disinfection and waste control techniques and recommends changes as needed. In addition, Public Health Research Epidemiologist typically requires a master's degree of microbiology. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Being a Public Health Research Epidemiologist contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Working as a Public Health Research Epidemiologist typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

Take just three simple steps below to generate your own personalized salary report.

Step 1 of 3

Understand the total hourly compensation opportunity for a Public Health Research Epidemiologist, hourly wage plus other pay elements

Average Hourly Wage

Core compensation

 
 
 
39
55
46

Average Total Hourly Cash Compensation

Includes base and short-term incentives

 
 
 
40
55
46
These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Public Health Research Epidemiologist in the United States. The average hourly rate for Public Health Research Epidemiologist ranges from $39 to $55 with the average hourly pay of $46. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $40 to $55 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $46.
Step 2 of 3

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.

39
55

 

Step 3 of 3

Recalculate your target pay based on your unique skills and experiences

Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst
Job Openings for Public Health Research Epidemiologist