How much does an Infection Preventionist make? The average Infection Preventionist salary is $97,510 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $85,081 and $111,355. 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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LewisGale Hospital Pulaski - Pulaski , VA
Duties also include overseeing the Hospital Infection Control Committee and any other committee involvement and special projects as deemed appropriate by administrative representative. Qualifications ...
HCA - 10 days ago
General Healthcare Resources - Travel Nursing - Arlington , VA
Travel Infection Control Registered Nurse (RN) Infection Preventionist/Infection Control/Quality Management RN Assignment - Helena, MT - ASAP Starts Job Details Short term RN assignment for Infection ... - 11 days ago
Reston Hospital Center - Reston , VA
Serves as a resource to all hospital staff in the area of infection control and establishes and implements in-service education concerning infection control policies and procedures. We are an equal ...
HCA - 20 days ago
Premise Health - Gasburg , VA
Follows infection control procedures. * Maintains patient privacy and confidential patient information. * Participates in follow up phone calls and follow up patient visits. * Other duties as ...
Nexxt - 1 day ago
sgsconsulting - Leesburg , VA
Additional responsibilities include maintaining infection control and lab processing requirements. Testing location will be based at CVS Health locations both inside and outside the store. Required ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
A-Line Staffing Solutions - Annandale , VA
Maintain infection control and lab processing requirements. Testing may be performed inside and outside the clinic setting (certain cities/states). Required CDC PPE will be available. Registered ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago

Infection Preventionist Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Infection Preventionist between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Infection Preventionist in each city.
Click to see the salary for Infection Preventionist in these major U.S. cities.
City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $121,887
Washington, DC $108,548
Miami, FL $94,927
Chicago, IL $103,447
Boston, MA $109,864
New York, NY $117,304
Dallas, TX $96,876
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What is the average salary for Infection Preventionist in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Infection Preventionist in the United States. The base salary for Infection Preventionist ranges from $85,081 to $111,355 with the average base salary of $97,510. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $85,081 to $111,355 with the average total cash compensation of $97,510.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $97,510 $85,081 - $111,355
Bonus $0 $0 - $0
Total Pay $97,510 $85,081 - $111,355
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What's the difference between Infection Control Preventionist and Infection Preventionist?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Infection Preventionist is $97,510, and the average salary of Infection Control Preventionist is $92,020. The average salary of Infection Control Preventionist is lower than Infection Preventionist. ( 2020-10-28 )
I am an Infection Preventionist, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Infection Preventionist. an Infection Preventionist Salary in New Britain, CT is $105,312 as of October 28, 2020; an Infection Preventionist Salary in Barnstable, MA is $102,826 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 )
Why does the salary of an Infection Preventionist vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 )
What are the Pay Factors for Infection Preventionist?
Salary ranges for an Infection Preventionist can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-10-28 )
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Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company.'s Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2020-10-28 )

Last Update: October 28, 2020