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

Average Salary of a Oklahoma Public Health Worker

According to Indeed.com, the average salary of a Public Health worker was $55,000 vs the national salary of $59,000. A Public Health worker in Oklahoma saw a solid number of companies featuring over 744 jobs. The types of jobs posted ranged from Full-time, Part-time, Commission, Contract, Temporary, and Internship while the most common level of experience required for these jobs was Entry Level.

Oklahoma Public Health

In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Public Health $55,000 Bar high
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Average Public Health salaries for job postings in Oklahoma are 8% lower than average Public Health salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Olsson Associates, Asbury Communities, Cherokee Nation, Cracker Barrel, and State of Oklahoma offering Full-time, Part-time, Commission, Contract, Temporary, 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 $85,000 Bar high
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Average Biostatistician salaries for job postings in Oklahoma are 8% lower than average Biostatistician salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were offering with required.

Clinical Social Worker
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Clinical Social Worker $56,000 Bar high
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Average Clinical Social Worker salaries for job postings in Oklahoma are 8% lower than average Clinical Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Saint Francis Health System, St. John Health System, HealthSouth, State of Oklahoma, and Amedisys, Inc. offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Environmental Scientist
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Environmental Scientist $57,000 Bar high
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Average Environmental Scientist salaries for job postings in Oklahoma are 8% lower than average Environmental Scientist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Apex Companies, LLC, Freese and Nichols, Inc, BOEING, Terracon, and Cameron University offering Full-time and Contract with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Epidemiologist
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Epidemiologist $59,000 Bar high
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Average Epidemiologist salaries for job postings in Oklahoma are 8% 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 $38,000 Bar high
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Average Food Inspector salaries for job postings in Oklahoma are 8% lower than average Food Inspector salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were The Salvation Army and National Guard offering Full-time and Part-time with Entry Level required.

Health Technician
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Health Technician $34,000 Bar high
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Average Health Technician salaries for job postings in Oklahoma are 8% lower than average Health Technician salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were CVS Health, CSL Plasma, CSL Behring, St. John Health System, and Mercy 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 $49,000 Bar high
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Average Infection Control Manager salaries for job postings in Oklahoma are 8% lower than average Infection Control Manager salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Integris Health, Mom365, STG International, Envision Healthcare, and Mercy offering Full-time, Part-time, and Commission with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Medical Officer
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Medical Officer $33,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Officer salaries for job postings in Oklahoma are 8% lower than average Medical Officer salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Cherokee Nation Businesses, Integris Health, Oklahoma State University, RQ Construction, and Mercy offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Commission, and Temporary 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 $58,000 Bar high
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Average Public Health Nurse salaries for job postings in Oklahoma are 8% lower than average Public Health Nurse salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Cherokee Nation, Gifted Healthcare, Brookdale, Asbury Communities, and North County Nursing & Rehabilitation offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract 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 $41,000 Bar high
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Average Water Treatment Specialist salaries for job postings in Oklahoma are 8% lower than average Water Treatment Specialist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were National Guard, NALCO Champion, An Ecolab Company, Alliance Oklahoma Home Health, and Dewberry offering Full-time and Part-time with Entry Level and Senior Level required.

Top Employers of Oklahoma Public Health Workers

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 744 jobs for various types of Oklahoma Public Health workers with most employers looking for Entry Level, Senior Level, and Mid Levelcandidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
State of Oklahoma 50 jobs
Traditions Spirits 44 jobs
Oklahoma City Public Schools 27 jobs
Oklahoma DHS 16 jobs
Oklahoma State University 15 jobs
Mercy 12 jobs
University of Oklahoma 12 jobs
Choctaw Nation 12 jobs
SSM Health 10 jobs
Saint Francis Health System 10 jobs
EASTAR Health System 10 jobs
Olsson Associates 9 jobs
Asbury Communities 8 jobs
Cherokee Nation 8 jobs
Cracker Barrel 8 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 744 Public health related jobs in the following cities.

City # Jobs Available*
Oklahoma City, OK 195 jobs
Tulsa, OK 125 jobs
Thackerville, OK 26 jobs
Muskogee, OK 19 jobs
Edmond, OK 14 jobs
Tahlequah, OK 12 jobs
Ada, OK 11 jobs
Shawnee, OK 11 jobs
Lawton, OK 11 jobs
Broken Arrow, OK 9 jobs
Midwest City, OK 8 jobs
Stillwater, OK 8 jobs
Durant, OK 7 jobs
Cleveland, OK 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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