Nebraska Public Health Salary Outlook

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

Average Salary of a Nebraska Public Health Worker

According to Indeed.com, the average salary of a Public Health worker was $44,000 vs the national salary of $59,000. A Public Health worker in Nebraska saw a solid number of companies featuring over 740 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 Entry Level.

Nebraska Public Health

In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Public Health $44,000 Bar high
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Average Public Health salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Public Health salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Tabitha Health Care Services, National Vision, Inc., Tabitha, Douglas County, NE, and Olsson Associates offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Commission, Contract, and Internship with Entry Level, Senior Level, and Mid 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 $67,000 Bar high
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Average Biostatistician salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Biostatistician salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Celerion offering Full-time with Entry Level required.

Clinical Social Worker
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Clinical Social Worker $44,000 Bar high
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Average Clinical Social Worker salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Clinical Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Children's Hospital & Medical Center – Omaha, Catholic Health Initiatives, Unlisted Company, Immanuel, and The Nebraska Medical Center offering Full-time, Part-time, Internship, and Temporary with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Environmental Scientist
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Environmental Scientist $45,000 Bar high
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Average Environmental Scientist salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Environmental Scientist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were HDR, Olsson Associates, Eurofins, LI-COR, and WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff offering Full-time, Contract, Internship, Temporary, Commission, and Part-time with Senior Level, Mid Level, and Entry Level required.

Epidemiologist
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Epidemiologist $46,000 Bar high
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Average Epidemiologist salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% 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 $30,000 Bar high
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Average Food Inspector salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Food Inspector salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were ISN Corporation, Hy-Vee, Inc., Ingersoll Rand, Catholic Health Initiatives, and National Guard offering Part-time and Full-time with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Health Technician
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Health Technician $27,000 Bar high
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Average Health Technician salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Health Technician salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Biotest Pharmaceuticals, Select Specialty Hospital, Mary Lanning Healthcare, Olsson Associates, and Catholic Health Initiatives offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, and Commission 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 $39,000 Bar high
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Average Infection Control Manager salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Infection Control Manager salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Healthcare Services Group, AngMar Medical Holdings, Inc., Great Plains Health, Tabitha Health Care Services, and Tabitha offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Temporary with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Medical Officer
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Medical Officer $26,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Officer salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Medical Officer salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Genesis Healthcare, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Nebraska State Government, State of Nebraska, and G4S offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Commission, and Contract with Senior Level, Mid Level, and Entry Level required.

Public Health LPN Nurse
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Public Health Nurse $46,000 Bar high
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Average Public Health Nurse salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Public Health Nurse salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Tabitha Health Care Services, Tabitha, Douglas County, NE, Providence Medical Center, and Regional West Medical Center offering Full-time, Part-time, and Internship with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Water Treatment Specialist
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Water Treatment Specialist $32,000 Bar high
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Average Water Treatment Specialist salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 27% lower than average Water Treatment Specialist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were HDR, Banner Health, and National Guard offering Full-time and Part-time with Entry Level required.

Top Employers of Nebraska Public Health Workers

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 740 jobs for various types of Nebraska Public Health workers with most employers looking for Entry Level, Senior Level, and Mid Levelcandidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
Tabitha Health Care Services 93 jobs
Tabitha 72 jobs
Olsson Associates 35 jobs
ISYS Technologies 31 jobs
Catholic Health Initiatives 30 jobs
United States Postal Service 24 jobs
Medtronic 21 jobs
MedExpress 20 jobs
Visiting Nurse Association 13 jobs
Children's Hospital & Medical Center – Omaha 13 jobs
State of Nebraska 13 jobs
Regional West Medical Center 10 jobs
Nebraska State Government 10 jobs
National Vision, Inc. 8 jobs
Douglas County, NE 7 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 740 Public health related jobs in the following cities.

City # Jobs Available*
Lincoln, NE 256 jobs
Omaha, NE 220 jobs
Offutt AFB, NE 33 jobs
Norfolk, NE 30 jobs
Scottsbluff, NE 17 jobs
Grand Island, NE 12 jobs
Crete, NE 12 jobs
Kearney, NE 11 jobs
North Platte, NE 7 jobs
Nebraska City, NE 6 jobs
Wayne, NE 5 jobs
Pawnee City, NE 4 jobs
York, NE 4 jobs
Alliance, NE 4 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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