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Epidemiologist salary in United States

How much does an Epidemiologist make in the United States?

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Dental insurance
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The average salary for a epidemiologist is $71,960 per year in the United States. 478 salaries reported, updated at August 12, 2022.

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Top companies for Epidemiologists in United States

  1. United States Department Of Defense
    5760 reviews9 salaries reported
    $122,435per year
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Highest paying cities for Epidemiologists in United States

  1. Atlanta, GA
    $113,027 per year
    58 salaries reported
  2. Fort Collins, CO
    $91,960 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Baltimore, MD
    $90,019 per year
    6 salaries reported
  1. Nashville, TN
    $68,534 per year
    22 salaries reported
  2. Lansing, MI
    $68,361 per year
    9 salaries reported
  3. Montgomery, AL
    $66,543 per year
    6 salaries reported
  1. Phoenix, AZ
    $63,893 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Saint Paul, MN
    $56,366 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $53,832 per year
    12 salaries reported
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Where can an Epidemiologist earn more?

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Most common benefits for Epidemiologists

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 9 ratings

67% of Epidemiologists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

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Average $38.11 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for an Epidemiologist

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