Delaware Public Health Salary Outlook

This page provides you with a complete overview of the Public Health field in the state of Delaware. Here you will find statistics on salaries, careers, jobs and best cities hiring Public Health workers and more.

Average Salary of a Delaware Public Health Worker

According to Indeed.com, the average salary of a Public Health worker was $52,000 vs the national salary of $59,000. A Public Health worker in Delaware saw a solid number of companies featuring over 232 jobs. The types of jobs posted ranged from Full-time, Part-time, Commission, Temporary, Contract, and Internship while the most common level of experience required for these jobs was Senior Level.

Delaware Public Health

In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Public Health $52,000 Bar high
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Average Public Health salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Public Health salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were State of Delaware, University of Delaware, Casino at Delaware Park, Delaware Technical Community College, and Aramark offering Full-time, Part-time, Commission, Temporary, Contract, and Internship with Senior Level, Mid Level, and Entry Level required.

Additional Salaries by Area

In this section explore additional details on the following areas within Public Health:

  1. Biostatistician
  2. Clinical Social Worker
  3. Environmental Scientist
  4. Epidemiologist
  5. Food Inspector
  6. Health Technician
  7. Infection Control Manager
  8. Medical Officer
  9. Public Health Nurse
  10. Water Treatment Specialist

Biostatistician
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Biostatistician $81,000 Bar high
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Average Biostatistician salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Biostatistician salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Incyte Corporation, Anthem, Inc., Smith Hanley Associates, and Global Employment Solutions offering Full-time and Contract with Senior Level, Mid Level, and Entry Level required.

Clinical Social Worker
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Clinical Social Worker $53,000 Bar high
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Average Clinical Social Worker salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Clinical Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Christiana Care Health System, State of Delaware, HealthSouth, Amedisys, Inc., and Nemours offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Temporary with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Environmental Scientist
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Environmental Scientist $55,000 Bar high
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Average Environmental Scientist salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Environmental Scientist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Solenis, Noramco, Inc., Deldot Human Resourses, Environmental Quality Management, Inc., and QPS, LLC. offering Full-time, Contract, Internship, and Part-time with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Epidemiologist
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Epidemiologist $56,000 Bar high
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Average Epidemiologist salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Epidemiologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Liberty Healthcare Corporation offering Part-time with required.

Food Inspector
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Food Inspector $36,000 Bar high
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Average Food Inspector salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Food Inspector salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were ISN, ACCU Staffing Services, and Eagle Group offering Full-time and Part-time with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Health Technician
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Health Technician $32,000 Bar high
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Average Health Technician salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Health Technician salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were RPh on the Go, The ScottCare Corporation, Rite Aid, Bayhealth Medical Center, and Nemours Children's Health System offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Commission with Mid Level, Senior Level, and Entry Level required.

Infection Control Manager
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Infection Control Manager $47,000 Bar high
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Average Infection Control Manager salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Infection Control Manager salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Nemours, St. Francis Hospital – Delaware, Enlivant, Nemours Children's Health System, and TherapyTravelers offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Medical Officer
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Medical Officer $31,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Officer salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Medical Officer salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were G4S, Securitas, Westside Family Healthcare, Allied Universal, and Embrace Home Loans offering Full-time, Part-time, and Contract with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Public Health LPN Nurse
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Public Health Nurse $55,000 Bar high
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Average Public Health Nurse salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Public Health Nurse salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were State of Delaware, Christiana Care, Delaware Technical Community College, Nemours, and UnitedHealth Group offering Full-time, Temporary, Part-time, and Contract with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Water Treatment Specialist
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Water Treatment Specialist $39,000 Bar high
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Average Water Treatment Specialist salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Water Treatment Specialist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Christiana Care offering Full-time with Entry Level required.

Top Employers of Delaware Public Health Workers

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 232 jobs for various types of Delaware Public Health workers with most employers looking for Senior Level, Mid Level, and Entry Levelcandidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
Christiana Care 22 jobs
Nemours 18 jobs
Beebe Healthcare 16 jobs
State of Delaware 9 jobs
University of Delaware 9 jobs
Casino at Delaware Park 7 jobs
Delaware Technical Community College 6 jobs
Aramark 5 jobs
Pivot Physical Therapy 5 jobs
Rite Aid 4 jobs
LifeStar Response 4 jobs
Medstar Georgetown University Hospital 4 jobs
M&T Bank 4 jobs
UnitedHealth Group 3 jobs
Heather Broujos – State Farm Agent 3 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 232 Public health related jobs in the following cities.

City # Jobs Available*
Wilmington, DE 68 jobs
Newark, DE 56 jobs
Lewes, DE 19 jobs
Dover, DE 19 jobs
Seaford, DE 8 jobs
Georgetown, DE 6 jobs
New Castle, DE 5 jobs
Smyrna, DE 4 jobs
Holly Oak, DE 3 jobs
Milford, DE 2 jobs
Eastern Shore, DE 1 job
Claymont, DE 1 job
Wilmington Region, DE 1 job
Millsboro, DE 1 job

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*Indicates number of job postings as of January, 2017.

Written by Robert Sanchez
Robert Sanchez is HealthGrad.com's Chief Editorialist. Robert Sanchez has over 10 years experience in the Healthcare field and more recently has become an avid writer advising on career and job topics in this exciting field.

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