What does a Public Health Analyst do?

Public health advisors offer assistance and advice to improve public health activities and assist various facilities and organizations, including the public, nonprofit, and private agencies. They also work with local or state governments, serve as representatives of one or many federal public health programs, and work with people outside of the sector on leadership and technical advice, assistance, and information on financial support or offering motivation and guidance.

Public health advisors serve as the bridge between non-federal and federal public health communities. They ensure that federal programs involving channeling of funds, technical assistance, and program motivation run smoothly and efficiently. They identify local and state needs and match them to public health resources. They transform federal health care objectives into reality with the ultimate goal of improving the quality of life and general well-being of others. Public health advisors need a minimum bachelor's degree in healthcare administration, public health, or related fields.

Work/Life Balance
3.6 ★
Salary Range--
Career Opportunity
3.5 ★
Avg. Experience8+ years

Public Health Analyst Salaries

Average Base Pay

$75,884 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: $76K
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Public Health Analyst Career Path

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Public Health Analyst Insights

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Public Health Intern
Oct 2, 2020

“I was at the Washington D.C. location and had a great team to work with.”

Blue Shield Of CaliforniaBlue Shield Of California
Community Health Advocate
Sep 17, 2019

“I love my work place environment and being able to provide the best care and treatment for our members.”

Empower School of HealthEmpower School of Health
Public Health Intern
Jan 18, 2021

“2. Good learning experience if you're starting your career as a public health professional.”

Trillium Health PartnersTrillium Health Partners
Health Screener
Aug 10, 2021

“money is good and hours a variable.”

Public Health Analyst
Aug 3, 2020

“The recruiter I worked with was excellent and was an advocate for me”

Khoo Teck Puat HospitalKhoo Teck Puat Hospital
Allied Health Professional
Jun 24, 2021

“Great place for career and personal development”

Puerto Rico Department of Health
Public Health Monitor
May 3, 2021

“Close to my home and good money”

University of SalfordUniversity of Salford
Occupational Health Advisor
Nov 1, 2020

“No training updates and I was getting de”

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