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Investigator Communicable Disease Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$99,979 (USD)

Average Salary

$48/hr

Average Hourly

$2,250

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Investigator Communicable Disease is $99,979 a year and $48 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Investigator Communicable Disease is between $70,383 and $123,985. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Investigates reported cases of communicable diseases and advises exposed persons to obtain medical treatment and to prevent further spread of disease: locates and interviews exposed person, using information obtained from records of state or local public health departments and from individual already under treatment for communicable disease.
  • Advises person to obtain treatment from private physician or public health clinic.
  • May take blood sample to assist in identifying presence of disease in suspected victim.
  • Questions exposed person to obtain information concerning other persons who may have received exposure.
  • Conducts follow-up interviews with patients and suspected carriers.
  • Writes report of activities and findings.
  • Visits physicians, laboratories, and community health facilities to stimulate reporting of cases and to provide information about government-sponsored health programs concerning immunization efforts, vd control, mosquito abatement, and rodent control.
Investigator Communicable Disease Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Job family population: 81,330

Estimated population of Investigator Communicable Disease jobs: 814

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$115,903
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Investigator Communicable Disease Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Infection Control Practitioner
Mar 19
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The ICP is responsible for maintaining the system of identifying, reporting, investigating and controlling infections and communicable diseases of patients and personnel. In addition, the ICP ...
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