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

Average Salary of a Utah Public Health Worker

According to Indeed.com, the average salary of a Public Health worker was $46,000 vs the national salary of $59,000. A Public Health worker in Utah saw a solid number of companies featuring over 677 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.

Utah Public Health

In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Public Health $46,000 Bar high
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Average Public Health salaries for job postings in Utah are 22% lower than average Public Health salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were OneExchange, HealthEquity, Inc., Willis Towers Watson, St. George Academy, and Molina Healthcare 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 $72,000 Bar high
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Average Biostatistician salaries for job postings in Utah are 22% lower than average Biostatistician salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were University of Utah offering Full-time with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Clinical Social Worker
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Clinical Social Worker $47,000 Bar high
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Average Clinical Social Worker salaries for job postings in Utah are 22% lower than average Clinical Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were HealthSouth, University of Utah Health Care, University of Utah, Molina Healthcare, and U.S. Got People offering Full-time, Part-time, and Contract with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Environmental Scientist
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Environmental Scientist $48,000 Bar high
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Average Environmental Scientist salaries for job postings in Utah are 22% lower than average Environmental Scientist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Utah State University, Davey Tree, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, Terracon, and GreenWood Charter School offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Internship with Entry Level, Senior Level, and Mid Level required.

Epidemiologist
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Epidemiologist $49,000 Bar high
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Average Epidemiologist salaries for job postings in Utah are 22% lower than average Epidemiologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were University of Utah offering Full-time with Entry 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 Utah are 22% lower than average Food Inspector salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were State of Utah, National Guard, Lodging Dynamics, Polar Corporation, and BlenderBottle 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 $28,000 Bar high
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Average Health Technician salaries for job postings in Utah are 22% lower than average Health Technician salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Davis Hospital & Medical Ctr, Shopko, Associated Food Stores, Inc, Intermountain Healthcare, and TechnaGlass offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, Commission, and Internship with Senior Level, Entry Level, and Mid Level required.

Infection Control Manager
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Infection Control Manager $42,000 Bar high
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Average Infection Control Manager salaries for job postings in Utah are 22% lower than average Infection Control Manager salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Aspire Home Health & Hospice, Intermountain Healthcare, St. Mark's Hospital, Ashley Regional Medical Center, and IASIS Healthcare – Salt Lake Regional Medical Center offering Full-time and Part-time with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Medical Officer
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Medical Officer $28,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Officer salaries for job postings in Utah are 22% lower than average Medical Officer salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Castle & Cooke Mortgage, LLC, Securitas, Lockheed Martin, Securitas Security Services USA, Inc, and G4S offering Full-time, Part-time, Commission, Temporary, and Contract 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 $49,000 Bar high
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Average Public Health Nurse salaries for job postings in Utah are 22% lower than average Public Health Nurse salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Ashley Regional Medical Center, Encompass Home Health, Cape Fox Federal Integrators, Intermountain Healthcare, and IASIS Healthcare offering Full-time, Part-time, and Contract with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Water Treatment Specialist
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Water Treatment Specialist $35,000 Bar high
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Average Water Treatment Specialist salaries for job postings in Utah are 22% lower than average Water Treatment Specialist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were University of Utah, National Guard, Alpine Technical Services, and The Sun Products Corporation offering Full-time, Part-time, and Temporary with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Top Employers of Utah Public Health Workers

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 677 jobs for various types of Utah Public Health workers with most employers looking for Entry Level, Senior Level, and Mid Levelcandidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
University of Utah 48 jobs
Progressive Leasing 27 jobs
Ensign Services 27 jobs
Ashley Regional Medical Center 15 jobs
State of Utah 15 jobs
Intermountain Healthcare 13 jobs
General Dynamics Information Technology 13 jobs
Cape Fox Federal Integrators 12 jobs
Jive Communications 12 jobs
United States Postal Service 10 jobs
OneExchange 8 jobs
HealthEquity, Inc. 8 jobs
Willis Towers Watson 8 jobs
St. George Academy 8 jobs
Molina Healthcare 7 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 677 Public health related jobs in the following cities.

City # Jobs Available*
Salt Lake City, UT 216 jobs
Draper, UT 47 jobs
Orem, UT 28 jobs
Vernal, UT 28 jobs
Iron County, UT 26 jobs
Saint George, UT 24 jobs
Ogden, UT 19 jobs
Sandy, UT 18 jobs
Hill AFB, UT 17 jobs
Midvale, UT 16 jobs
West Valley City, UT 12 jobs
Provo, UT 11 jobs
Logan, UT 11 jobs
South Jordan, UT 10 jobs
Washington, UT 9 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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