Health Educators in Utah
Is Utah a good place for you to work as a Health Educator?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Health Educators in Utah are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Health Educators in Utah is growing faster than average.
Health Educators in Utah earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Health Educators Work in Utah?
There were approximately 340 workers employed as Health Educators in this state in 2018.
There were 300 Health Educators employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 40 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 680 Health Educators working in it, which means Utah has fewer Health Educators than average.
Job Projections for Utah
Jobs for Health Educators in this state are growing at a rate of 38.1% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 14.6%.
Utah Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 70 annual job openings, and a total of 580 jobs for Utah Health Educators in 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 8,700 annual jobs and 69,900 total jobs in 2026.
What do Health Educators Make in Utah?
In 2018 wages for Health Educators ranged from $31,090 to $82,030 with $48,470 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $14.95 to $39.44. The median hourly rate was $23.3.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $24.32 an hour.
The hourly rate declined by $1.02.
The median salary in Utah is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Utah 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|
|Salt Lake City, UT||190||$51,460|
Top States for Health Educators Employment
View the list below to see 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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|Occupation||UT Employment Total|
|Social and Human Service Assistants||6,220|
|Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists||720|
|Community Health Workers||550|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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