Maine Public Health Salary Outlook

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

Average Salary of a Maine Public Health Worker

According to Indeed.com, the average salary of a Public Health worker was $53,000 vs the national salary of $59,000. A Public Health worker in Maine saw a solid number of companies featuring over 430 jobs. The types of jobs posted ranged from Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Commission, Temporary, and Internship while the most common level of experience required for these jobs was Mid Level.

Maine Public Health

In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Public Health $53,000 Bar high
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Average Public Health salaries for job postings in Maine are 12% lower than average Public Health salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Augusta Center for Health & Rehabilitation, Fidelis Partners, American Red Cross, Connections for Kids, and Pathways of Maine offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Commission, Temporary, and Internship with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior 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 $82,000 Bar high
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Average Biostatistician salaries for job postings in Maine are 12% lower than average Biostatistician salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Edge Recruitment Solutions and Novella Clinical offering Full-time with Senior Level required.

Clinical Social Worker
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Clinical Social Worker $54,000 Bar high
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Average Clinical Social Worker salaries for job postings in Maine are 12% lower than average Clinical Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Ascentria Care Alliance, Catholic Charities Maine, Spurwink Services, Acadia Hospital, and Amedisys, Inc. offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Temporary with Entry Level and Mid 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 Maine are 12% lower than average Environmental Scientist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were The Jackson Laboratory, Mad Science of Maine, HDR, Amec Foster Wheeler, and University of Maine offering Full-time, Part-time, and Temporary 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 Maine are 12% lower than average Epidemiologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were offering with required.

Food Inspector
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Food Inspector $37,000 Bar high
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Average Food Inspector salaries for job postings in Maine are 12% lower than average Food Inspector salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were offering with 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 Maine are 12% lower than average Health Technician salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Child Development Services, KidsPeace, Eastern Maine Medical Center, Pathways of Maine, and Sequel Youth and Family Services offering Full-time, Part-time, Commission, and Internship with Entry Level, Mid Level, and Senior 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 Maine are 12% lower than average Infection Control Manager salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were The Aroostook Medical Center, Brewer Center for Health & Rehabilitation, Eastern Maine Medical Center, National Health Care Associates, Inc., and Dialysis Clinic, Inc offering Full-time, Part-time, 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 $32,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Officer salaries for job postings in Maine are 12% lower than average Medical Officer salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Correctional Health Partners, Embrace Home Loans, Maine Medical Center, Genesis Healthcare, and Central Maine Medical Center offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Commission, and Internship with Entry Level, Senior Level, and Mid Level required.

Public Health LPN Nurse
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Public Health Nurse $56,000 Bar high
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Average Public Health Nurse salaries for job postings in Maine are 12% lower than average Public Health Nurse salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Correctional Health Partners, Maine Medical Partners, Augusta Center for Health & Rehabilitation, Matrix Medical Network, and ReadyNurse offering Full-time, 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 Maine are 12% lower than average Water Treatment Specialist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Stantec offering Full-time with required.

Top Employers of Maine Public Health Workers

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 430 jobs for various types of Maine Public Health workers with most employers looking for Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Levelcandidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
Goodwill Industries of Northern New England 45 jobs
Maine Medical Center 26 jobs
National Health Care Associates, Inc. 16 jobs
United States Postal Service 15 jobs
Rite Aid 14 jobs
Eastern Maine Medical Center 14 jobs
IDEXX Laboratories 12 jobs
Fedcap Rehabilitation Services, Inc. 11 jobs
Correctional Health Partners 10 jobs
Augusta Center for Health & Rehabilitation 6 jobs
Fidelis Partners 5 jobs
American Red Cross 5 jobs
Connections for Kids 5 jobs
Pathways of Maine 5 jobs
MaineHealth Corporate 5 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 430 Public health related jobs in the following cities.

City # Jobs Available*
Portland, ME 75 jobs
Augusta, ME 32 jobs
Bangor, ME 30 jobs
Scarborough, ME 20 jobs
South Portland, ME 15 jobs
Westbrook, ME 15 jobs
Lewiston, ME 14 jobs
Gorham, ME 12 jobs
Brewer, ME 10 jobs
Kennebunk, ME 10 jobs
Belfast, ME 9 jobs
Waterville, ME 9 jobs
Brunswick, ME 8 jobs
Biddeford, ME 7 jobs

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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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