Michigan Public Health Salary Outlook

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

Average Salary of a Michigan Public Health Worker

According to Indeed.com, the average salary of a Public Health worker was $60,000 vs the national salary of $59,000. A Public Health worker in Michigan saw a solid number of companies featuring over 3,067 jobs. The types of jobs posted ranged from Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Commission, Contract, and Internship while the most common level of experience required for these jobs was Senior Level.

Michigan Public Health

In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Public Health $60,000 Bar high
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Average Public Health salaries for job postings in Michigan are 1% higher than average Public Health salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Borgess, Burger King, Meridian Senior Living, University of Michigan, and Mid-Michigan Area Public Schools Consortium offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Commission, 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 $93,000 Bar high
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Average Biostatistician salaries for job postings in Michigan are 1% higher than average Biostatistician salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were University of Michigan, MMS Holdings Inc., Henry Ford Health System, Botsford Hospital, and Research Institute offering Full-time with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Clinical Social Worker
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Clinical Social Worker $61,000 Bar high
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Average Clinical Social Worker salaries for job postings in Michigan are 1% higher than average Clinical Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Aegis Therapies, SouthernCare, Inc., GARDEN CITY HOSPITAL, St. John Providence, and Henry Ford Health System offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Commission with Entry Level, Mid Level, and Senior Level required.

Environmental Scientist
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Environmental Scientist $63,000 Bar high
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Average Environmental Scientist salaries for job postings in Michigan are 1% higher than average Environmental Scientist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Eurofins, Amec Foster Wheeler, Davey Tree, Barr Engineering, and Beckman Coulter offering Full-time, Internship, and Temporary with Senior Level, Mid Level, and Entry Level required.

Epidemiologist
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Epidemiologist $64,000 Bar high
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Average Epidemiologist salaries for job postings in Michigan are 1% higher than average Epidemiologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were State of Michigan, Southeastern Michigan Health Association, Henry Ford Health System, Perinatology Research Branch, and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan offering Full-time with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Food Inspector
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Food Inspector $42,000 Bar high
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Average Food Inspector salaries for job postings in Michigan are 1% higher than average Food Inspector salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Gilead Sciences, Gilead, SUNSET Produce, State of Michigan, and INI Group, LLC offering Full-time and Part-time with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Health Technician
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Health Technician $37,000 Bar high
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Average Health Technician salaries for job postings in Michigan are 1% higher than average Health Technician salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Trinity Health, Rite Aid, Fresenius Medical Care, Henry Ford Health System, and University of Michigan offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, Commission, and Internship with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Infection Control Manager
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Infection Control Manager $54,000 Bar high
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Average Infection Control Manager salaries for job postings in Michigan are 1% higher than average Infection Control Manager salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, Fresenius Medical Care, FMG STAFFING, Metro Health, and Trinity Health offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Temporary with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Medical Officer
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Medical Officer $36,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Officer salaries for job postings in Michigan are 1% higher than average Medical Officer salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Securitas, Trinity Health, Greenstone Farm Credit Service, University of Michigan Health System, and Henry Ford Health System offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, Commission, and Internship with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Public Health LPN Nurse
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Public Health Nurse $63,000 Bar high
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Average Public Health Nurse salaries for job postings in Michigan are 1% higher than average Public Health Nurse salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Spectrum Health, Borgess, MidMichigan Health, Covenant HealthCare, and Consulate Health Care offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract with Mid Level, Senior Level, and Entry Level required.

Water Treatment Specialist
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Water Treatment Specialist $45,000 Bar high
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Average Water Treatment Specialist salaries for job postings in Michigan are 1% higher than average Water Treatment Specialist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were City of Ann Arbor, Cejka Search, HRM Innovations, LLC, Suez in North America, and Nickerson Animal Hospital offering Full-time, Contract, and Commission with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Top Employers of Michigan Public Health Workers

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 3,067 jobs for various types of Michigan Public Health workers with most employers looking for Senior Level, Mid Level, and Entry Levelcandidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
MidMichigan Health 104 jobs
Borgess 81 jobs
Burger King 78 jobs
Meridian Senior Living 65 jobs
University of Michigan 64 jobs
Mid-Michigan Area Public Schools Consortium 60 jobs
Burger King – Quality Dining Inc. 54 jobs
Covenant HealthCare 54 jobs
State of Michigan 48 jobs
Munson Healthcare 35 jobs
NSF International 33 jobs
Trinity Health 31 jobs
My Community Dental Centers 31 jobs
Universal Wireless 30 jobs
Rite Aid 30 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 3,067 Public health related jobs in the following cities.

City # Jobs Available*
Detroit, MI 235 jobs
Ann Arbor, MI 218 jobs
Grand Rapids, MI 215 jobs
Kalamazoo, MI 134 jobs
Midland, MI 78 jobs
Lansing, MI 71 jobs
Saginaw, MI 69 jobs
Holland, MI 66 jobs
Flint, MI 60 jobs
Traverse City, MI 59 jobs
Troy, MI 56 jobs
Southfield, MI 46 jobs
East Lansing, MI 40 jobs
Livonia, MI 33 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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