$53k $53k
61k 61k
12.2% 12.2%
3.6/5 3.6/5
Bachelors Bachelors

How much does a Health Educator make in the United States?

Average Health Educator Hourly Wage in the United States

Health Educators earn a median hourly wage of $25.51. Hourly wages typically start from $14.62 and go up to $46.02.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Health Educator Yearly Salary in the United States

Health Educators earn a median salary of $53,070 per year. Salaries typically start from $30,400 and go up to $95,730.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Employment Type Mix

58%
Full-Time
42%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.8
SCORE
302
RATINGS
Health Educators average a score of 2.8 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Health Educators in the 28th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Health Educator Earnings by Seniority

Top End Health Educator Earnings

The highest earning Health Educators in the United States earn:

$46.02
an hour
$95,730
per year
Senior Health Educator Earnings

Senior Health Educators in the United States earn:

$35.12
an hour
$73,040
per year
Experienced Health Educator Earnings

Experienced Health Educators in the United States earn:

$25.51
an hour
$53,070
per year
Junior Health Educator Earnings

Junior Health Educators in the United States earn:

$18.58
an hour
$38,640
per year
Starting Health Educator Earnings

Starting Health Educators in the United States earn:

$14.62
an hour
$30,400
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Health Educator salary comparison

Health Educators earn less than 59% percent of Education & Childcare careers. Health Educator salaries are in the bottom 52% of all careers in the United States.

Principal Salary $92k
School Psychologist Salary $73k
Music Teacher Salary $68k
Special Education Teacher Salary $59k
High School Teacher Salary $58k
Elementary School Teacher Salary $55k
Health Educator Salary $53k
Childcare Program Administrator Salary $45k
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary $34k
Teacher Assistant Salary $25k
Childcare Worker Salary $21k
Source:

Historical salary for Health Educators in the United States

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Health Educator salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Health Educator Salary in Maryland $45.78 $95,210 # 1
Health Educator Salary in District of Columbia $40.30 $83,820 # 2
Health Educator Salary in Georgia $35.54 $73,920 # 3
Health Educator Salary in Rhode Island $37.50 $78,010 # 4
Health Educator Salary in Nevada $30.99 $64,460 # 5
Health Educator Salary in Delaware $29.41 $61,170 # 6
Health Educator Salary in California $27.39 $56,970 # 7
Health Educator Salary in Alaska $28.60 $59,480 # 8
Health Educator Salary in Oregon $29.94 $62,280 # 9
Health Educator Salary in Pennsylvania $27.37 $56,930 # 10
Health Educator Salary in Connecticut $27.12 $56,420 # 11
Health Educator Salary in New Jersey $27.93 $58,100 # 12
Health Educator Salary in Massachusetts $25.66 $53,380 # 13
Health Educator Salary in Illinois $26.64 $55,400 # 14
Health Educator Salary in Idaho $27.20 $56,570 # 15
Health Educator Salary in Virginia $25.00 $52,010 # 16
Health Educator Salary in Washington $26.21 $54,510 # 17
Health Educator Salary in Ohio $26.14 $54,370 # 18
Health Educator Salary in Hawaii $24.31 $50,560 # 19
Health Educator Salary in Colorado $25.05 $52,110 # 20
Health Educator Salary in Arizona $23.83 $49,580 # 21
Health Educator Salary in Vermont $26.20 $54,510 # 22
Health Educator Salary in New York $24.81 $51,600 # 23
Health Educator Salary in Texas $24.20 $50,330 # 24
Health Educator Salary in Michigan $24.98 $51,960 # 25
Health Educator Salary in Indiana $24.86 $51,710 # 26
Health Educator Salary in Iowa $26.37 $54,860 # 27
Health Educator Salary in New Hampshire $24.69 $51,360 # 28
Health Educator Salary in North Carolina $23.84 $49,580 # 29
Health Educator Salary in Minnesota $23.94 $49,790 # 30
Health Educator Salary in South Carolina $25.01 $52,010 # 31
Health Educator Salary in Kansas $23.44 $48,750 # 32
Health Educator Salary in Florida $22.74 $47,310 # 33
Health Educator Salary in Wisconsin $25.70 $53,450 # 34
Health Educator Salary in Oklahoma $22.87 $47,580 # 35
Health Educator Salary in New Mexico $21.72 $45,170 # 36
Health Educator Salary in North Dakota $23.85 $49,610 # 37
Health Educator Salary in South Dakota $22.98 $47,800 # 38
Health Educator Salary in Louisiana $23.21 $48,270 # 39
Health Educator Salary in Utah $21.09 $43,870 # 40
Health Educator Salary in Maine $22.49 $46,770 # 41
Health Educator Salary in Alabama $20.47 $42,590 # 42
Health Educator Salary in Kentucky $21.92 $45,600 # 43
Health Educator Salary in Wyoming $22.44 $46,670 # 44
Health Educator Salary in Nebraska $20.68 $43,020 # 45
Health Educator Salary in Missouri $20.64 $42,940 # 46
Health Educator Salary in Montana $20.13 $41,870 # 47
Health Educator Salary in Arkansas $18.47 $38,420 # 48
Health Educator Salary in West Virginia $17.55 $36,500 # 49
Health Educator Salary in Mississippi $16.17 $33,640 # 50
Health Educator Salary in Tennessee $16.51 $34,330 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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