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Infection Control Nurse Salary
in Sacramento, California

$87,918 (USD)

Average Salary

$42/hr

Average Hourly

$1,477

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Infection Control Nurse is $87,918 a year and $42 an hour in Sacramento, California, United States. The average salary range for an Infection Control Nurse is between $62,340 and $108,850. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Infection Control Nurse. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Sacramento, California.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Heads and coordinates infection control program in hospital.
  • Identifies conditions that require infection control procedures, comparing laboratory reports with communicable diseases list.
  • Advises and consults with physicians, nurses, and hospital personnel concerning precautions to be taken to protect patients, staff, and other people from possible contamination or infection.
  • Requires RN license.
Infection Control Nurse Job Prevalence in Sacramento, California, United States

Job family: Registered Nurses

Job family population: 2,906,840

Estimated population of Infection Control Nurse jobs: 89,269

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$101,921
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Description: Sacramento ( SAK-rə-MEN-toh; Spanish: [sakɾaˈmento]; Spanish for "sacrament") is the capital city of the U.S. state of California and the seat of Sacramento County. Located at the confluence of the Sacramento River and the American River in Northern California's Sacramento Valley, Sacramento's estimated 2018 population of 501,334 makes it the sixth-largest city in California and the ninth largest capital in the United States. Sacramento is the seat of the California Legislature and the Governor of California, making it the state's political center and a hub for lobbying and think tanks. Sacramento is also the cultural...

Infection Control Nurse Job Listings for Sacramento, California

Registered Nurse
Jun 18
Sacramento, CA, USA
McKinley Park Care Center
McKinley Park Care Center, a premiere skilled nursing and post-acute rehabilitation center, is now ... Practice, implement and supervise Infection Control and Universal Precaution policies and ...
Treatment Nurse
Jul 17
Lincoln, CA, USA
Lincoln Meadows Care Center
To provide nursing care to residents as prescribed by the physician and in accordance with ... Must have working knowledge of the basic principles of infection control and wound care * Must have ...
Registered Nurse Float Pool
Jul 17
Stockton, CA, USA
Community Medical Centers, Inc.
... infection control, quality assurance, mandated reporting, consent and confidentiality policies and procedures · May provide supervision to licensed and unlicensed staff in the absence of other ...
Dialysis Area Nurse Educator (RN)
May 25
Sacramento, CA, USA
Dialysis Clinic, Inc.
... infection control, and a regulatory audit and develop a corrective plan for any deficiencies. + Ensure any non-certified PCTs test for certification within 12 months of hire. If any driving ...
Registered Nurse
Jun 7
Grass Valley, CA, USA
Crystal Ridge Care Center
... Infection Control and Universal Precaution policies and procedures • Practice, implement and supervise safety policies and procedures • Participate in Quality Assurance Program • React ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Infection Control Nurse is $87,918 a year and $42 an hour in Sacramento, California, United States. The average salary range for an Infection Control Nurse is between $62,340 and $108,850. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Infection Control Nurse. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Sacramento, California.

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Infection Control Nurse Job Listings for Sacramento, California

Registered Nurse
Jun 18
Sacramento, CA, USA
McKinley Park Care Center
McKinley Park Care Center, a premiere skilled nursing and post-acute rehabilitation center, is now ... Practice, implement and supervise Infection Control and Universal Precaution policies and ...
Treatment Nurse
Jul 17
Lincoln, CA, USA
Lincoln Meadows Care Center
To provide nursing care to residents as prescribed by the physician and in accordance with ... Must have working knowledge of the basic principles of infection control and wound care * Must have ...
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