Health Educator

By: Jaclyn

what are health educators

Health educators teach people about behaviors that promote wellness. They develop and implement strategies to improve the health of individuals and communities. Community health workers gather data and discuss health problems with members of certainp populations or communities.

how much money do they make per year

The median annual Health Educator salary is $57,935, as of April 26, 2016, with a range usually between $50,603-$65,114, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors

A small number of health educators work in a grant-making services and social advocacy organizations.

5 out of 10 health educators work in health care and social assistance and an additional 2 out of 10 work in State and local government.