Nevada 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 Nevada. Here you will find statistics on salaries, careers, jobs and best cities hiring Public Health workers and more.

Average Salary of a Nevada Public Health Worker

According to Indeed.com, the average salary of a Public Health worker was $45,000 vs the national salary of $59,000. A Public Health worker in Nevada saw a solid number of companies featuring over 705 jobs. The types of jobs posted ranged from Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, Commission, and Internship while the most common level of experience required for these jobs was Entry Level.

Nevada Public Health

In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Public Health $45,000 Bar high
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Average Public Health salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Public Health salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were The Animal Foundation, Grand Sierra Resort and Casino, Renown Health, Envision Healthcare, and Southland Industries Inc. offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, Commission, and Internship with Entry Level, Mid 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 $70,000 Bar high
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Average Biostatistician salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Biostatistician salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were 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 $46,000 Bar high
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Average Clinical Social Worker salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Clinical Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Strategic Behavioral Health, LLC, North Vista Hospital, Aetna, Maple Star of Nevada, and Northern Nevada HOPES offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Internship with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Environmental Scientist
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Environmental Scientist $47,000 Bar high
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Average Environmental Scientist salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Environmental Scientist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were HDR, Louis Berger, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, Stantec, and ATC Group Services offering Full-time, Part-time, Internship, Temporary, and Contract with Senior Level, Mid Level, and Entry Level required.

Epidemiologist
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Epidemiologist $48,000 Bar high
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Average Epidemiologist salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Epidemiologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Southern Nevada Health District, Carson Tahoe Health, and Emerus offering Full-time with Mid Level required.

Food Inspector
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Food Inspector $32,000 Bar high
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Average Food Inspector salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Food Inspector salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were NOW Foods and Pentair offering Full-time with Mid Level required.

Health Technician
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Health Technician $28,000 Bar high
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Average Health Technician salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Health Technician salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Cummins Inc., Arrow Electronics, Inc., Fresenius Medical Care, University Medical Center of Southern Nevada, and Banfield Pet Hospital offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Commission, Temporary, and Internship 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 $41,000 Bar high
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Average Infection Control Manager salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Infection Control Manager salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were University Medical Center of Southern Nevada, Renown Skilled Nursing, Renown Medical Group (Reno), Renown Regional Medical Center, and United Surgical Partners International offering Full-time, Part-time, Commission, and Contract with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Medical Officer
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Medical Officer $27,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Officer salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Medical Officer salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Securitas Security Services USA, Inc, Renown Regional Medical Center, Genesis Healthcare, Guild Mortgage, and Lockheed Martin offering Full-time, Contract, Part-time, Temporary, and Commission with Mid Level, Senior Level, and Entry Level required.

Public Health LPN Nurse
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Public Health Nurse $48,000 Bar high
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Average Public Health Nurse salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Public Health Nurse salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Envision Healthcare, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Renown Regional Medical Center, Washoe County School District, and Dignity Health Medical Foundation Nevada Medical Group offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, and Commission with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Water Treatment Specialist
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Water Treatment Specialist $34,000 Bar high
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Average Water Treatment Specialist salaries for job postings in Nevada are 24% lower than average Water Treatment Specialist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Carson Tahoe Health, Desert View Hospital, and Unilever offering Full-time with Mid Level required.

Top Employers of Nevada Public Health Workers

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 705 jobs for various types of Nevada Public Health workers with most employers looking for Entry Level, Mid Level, and Senior Levelcandidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
University of Nevada Las Vegas 111 jobs
Renown Regional Medical Center 24 jobs
Hakkasan Holdings LLC 20 jobs
University of Nevada, Reno 20 jobs
Washoe County School District 15 jobs
Mednax 13 jobs
MGM Resorts International 13 jobs
Carson City School District 12 jobs
Atria Sutton 11 jobs
The Animal Foundation 9 jobs
Grand Sierra Resort and Casino 9 jobs
Renown Health 9 jobs
Envision Healthcare 9 jobs
Southland Industries Inc. 8 jobs
Safeway 7 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 705 Public health related jobs in the following cities.

City # Jobs Available*
Las Vegas, NV 381 jobs
Reno, NV 150 jobs
Henderson, NV 31 jobs
Carson City, NV 21 jobs
Sparks, NV 12 jobs
Elko, NV 9 jobs
Fallon, NV 5 jobs
North Las Vegas, NV 4 jobs
Stateline, NV 4 jobs
Laughlin, NV 3 jobs
Zephyr Cove, NV 3 jobs
City of Las Vegas, NV 2 jobs
Pahrump, NV 2 jobs
Minden, NV 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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