Health Educators


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Health Educators

Health Educators - Wages & Trends

Wages vary by employer and area of the country. Wages also vary by the educator's level of experience, education, and responsibility.

Benefits vary by employer. Most full-time public health educators receive typical benefits. These include vacation, sick leave, and health insurance. Government employees usually receive a retirement plan. Part-time educators rarely receive benefits.

Health education specialists (SOC 21-1091)
Location
Pay Period
25%
Median
75%
Illinois Hourly $19.05 $26.45 $35.69
Yearly $39,634 $55,022 $74,234
    Champaign Area Hourly $19.87 $28.10 $36.07
Yearly $41,337 $58,449 $75,021
    Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area Hourly $13.74 $18.55 $33.26
Yearly $28,588 $38,587 $69,171
    Cook County Hourly $19.85 $26.83 $35.75
Yearly $41,286 $55,798 $74,351
    Dekalb-Elgin-Aurora Area Hourly $18.51 $23.74 $34.04
Yearly $38,505 $49,371 $70,794
    Du Page County Hourly $20.79 $28.48 $37.83
Yearly $43,237 $59,243 $78,690
    Edwardsville Area Hourly $16.33 $18.34 $24.89
Yearly $33,962 $38,149 $51,771
    Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area Hourly $18.67 $30.95 $42.91
Yearly $38,838 $64,378 $89,246
    Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area Hourly $30.99 $41.57 $46.68
Yearly $64,465 $86,456 $97,094
    Lake County Hourly $17.68 $23.09 $36.35
Yearly $36,770 $48,025 $75,608
    McHenry County Hourly $21.69 $31.34 $38.46
Yearly $45,113 $65,191 $79,990
    Mt. Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area Hourly $21.84 $27.63 $33.21
Yearly $45,433 $57,469 $69,082
    Northwest Illinois Area Hourly $26.47 $30.72 $40.96
Yearly $55,051 $63,890 $85,204
    Peoria-Bloomington Area Hourly $17.71 $26.02 $33.30
Yearly $36,829 $54,118 $69,268
    Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area Hourly $16.99 $22.85 $35.04
Yearly $35,329 $47,529 $72,884
    Rock Island-Moline Area Hourly $22.78 $33.82 $40.23
Yearly $47,392 $70,338 $83,687
    Rockford Area Hourly $16.31 $19.73 $31.54
Yearly $33,925 $41,035 $65,595
    Shawnee National Forest Area Hourly $11.08 $15.52 $18.05
Yearly $23,056 $32,291 $37,541
    Springfield Area Hourly $23.15 $29.11 $37.48
Yearly $48,153 $60,557 $77,950
    St. Louis-Belleville Area Hourly $28.72 $37.00 $48.97
Yearly $59,729 $76,965 $101,848
    Will County Hourly $18.08 $22.84 $30.31
Yearly $37,602 $47,516 $63,040
United States Hourly $19.70 $26.55 $36.08
Yearly $40,970 $55,220 $75,050

Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.