How much does an Epidemiologist make in the United States? The average Epidemiologist salary in the United States is $106,298 as of September 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $91,157 and $127,331. 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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Epidemiologist Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Epidemiologist Salary $77,371 US September 25, 2023
25th Percentile Epidemiologist Salary $91,157 US September 25, 2023
50th Percentile Epidemiologist Salary $106,298 US September 25, 2023
75th Percentile Epidemiologist Salary $127,331 US September 25, 2023
90th Percentile Epidemiologist Salary $146,480 US September 25, 2023
25% $91,157 10% $77,371 90% $146,480 75% $127,331 $106,298 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Epidemiologist monitors and investigates known or suspected sources and transmission of communicable diseases. Collects, analysis, and interprets disease data using appropriate statistical and research methods. Being an Epidemiologist reviews sterilization, disinfection and waste control techniques and recommends changes as needed. Develops and coordinates effective and practical interventions and procedures to control and prevent disease in the community or facility. Additionally, Epidemiologist typically requires a master's degree of microbiology. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Epidemiologist contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be an Epidemiologist typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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