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Health Education Specialists

Average Salary - $51K | Education - Associates Degree | 4-Years

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About Health Education Specialists

Provide and manage health education programs that help individuals, families, and their communities maximize and maintain healthy lifestyles. Use data to identify community needs prior to planning, implementing, monitoring, and evaluating programs designed to encourage healthy lifestyles, policies, and environments. May link health systems, health providers, insurers, and patients to address individual and population health needs. May serve as resource to assist individuals, other health professionals, or the community, and may administer fiscal resources for health education programs.

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SALARIES

 

SALARIES

$30,700

AVERAGE ENTRY

$48,460

AVERAGE MID

$77,180

AVERAGE ADVANCED

HEALTH EDUCATION SPECIALISTS

DEGREES, CERTIFICATIONS, COURSES

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Estrella Mountain Community College (MCCCD)
 Avondale, AZ 85392  

Estrella Mountain Community College (MCCCD)
 Avondale, AZ 85392  

Glendale Community College (MCCCD)
 Glendale, AZ 85302  

Glendale Community College (MCCCD)
 Glendale, AZ 85302  

Paradise Valley Community College (MCCCD)
 Phoenix, AZ 85032-1200  
Glendale Community College (MCCCD)
 Glendale, AZ 85302  

Glendale Community College (MCCCD)
 Glendale, AZ 85302  

Paradise Valley Community College (MCCCD)
 Phoenix, AZ 85032-1200  

Paradise Valley Community College (MCCCD)
 Phoenix, AZ 85032-1200  

Rio Salado College (MCCCD)
 Tempe, AZ 85281-6950  
Glendale Community College (MCCCD)
 Glendale, AZ 85302  

Glendale Community College (MCCCD)
 Glendale, AZ 85302  

Paradise Valley Community College (MCCCD)
 Phoenix, AZ 85032-1200  

Paradise Valley Community College (MCCCD)
 Phoenix, AZ 85032-1200  

Rio Salado College (MCCCD)
 Tempe, AZ 85281-6950  

HEALTH EDUCATION SPECIALISTS

BY THE NUMBERS

 

NUMBERS

31.5

Percent

Increase in employment for healthcare and social assistance from 2021 - 2031 (Arizona Office of Economic Opportunity).

2

Thousand

Projected openings through 2030.

10

Jobs

Available as of today.

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