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Investigator Communicable Disease Salary
in Houston, Texas

$95,436 (USD)

Average Salary

$46/hr

Average Hourly

$2,147

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Investigator Communicable Disease is $95,436 a year and $46 an hour in Houston, Texas, United States. The average salary range for an Investigator Communicable Disease is between $67,185 and $118,351. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Houston, Texas.

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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 Houston, Texas, 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:
$110,636
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Houston, Texas

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Description: Houston ( (listen) HEW-stən) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Texas, fourth most populous city in the United States, as well as the sixth most populous in North America, with an estimated 2018 population of 2,325,502. Located in Southeast Texas near Galveston Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, it is the seat of Harris County and the principal city of the Greater Houston metropolitan area, which is the fifth most populous metropolitan statistical area in the United States and the second most populous in Texas after the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, with a population of 6,997,384 in 2018.Comprising a total area...

Investigator Communicable Disease Job Listings for Houston, Texas

Registered Nurse
May 29
Houston, United States
Houston Transitional Care
Oversight of Facility Infection control program which includes process of identification, reporting, surveillance, and investigation of communicable diseases and infections. * Participation in ...
QA- Nurse
May 28
Houston, TX, USA
Houston Transitional Care
Oversight of Facility Infection control program which includes process of identification, reporting, surveillance, and investigation of communicable diseases and infections. * Participation in ...
LVN immunization coordinator
Jun 6
Rosenberg, TX, USA
A- 1 Personnel of Houston
... and communicable diseases. Participates in planning of programs, policies and objectives for the ... disease investigations. MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS: * Pay rate : $21.00 - $22.00 an hour * Work ...
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