Health Educators in New York
Is New York a good place for you to work as a Health Educator?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Health Educators in New York are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Health Educators in New York is growing faster than average.
Health Educators in New York earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Health Educators Work in New York?
In 2018, there were 4,640 Health Educators working in the state.
There were 4,680 Health Educators employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 40 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 680 Health Educators working in it, which means New York has more Health Educators than average.
Job Projections for New York
Jobs for Health Educators in this state are growing at a rate of 24.0% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 14.6%.
New York Annual Job Openings
The BLS is projecting 890 annual Health Educators job openings in New York, and 7,020 total jobs in the year 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 8,700 annual jobs and 69,900 total jobs in 2026.
What do Health Educators Make in New York?
In 2018 wages for Health Educators ranged from $33,740 to $87,290 with $53,980 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $16.22 to $41.97. The median hourly rate was $25.95.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $25.58 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $0.37.
The median salary in New York is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top New York Metros for Health Educators
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Health Educators.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA||3,340||$55,490|
|Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY||200||$57,620|
|Watertown-Fort Drum, NY||50||$45,100|
Top States for Health Educators Employment
The table below shows the states where most Health Educators work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Health Educators get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$87,930|
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- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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