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Nurse Infection Control Salary
in Sacramento, California

$88,031 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Nurse Infection Control is $88,031 a year and $42 an hour in Sacramento, California, United States. The average salary range for a Nurse Infection Control is between $62,420 and $108,989. 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

  • 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.
Nurse Infection Control Job Prevalence in Sacramento, California, United States

Job family: Registered Nurses

Job family population: 2,906,840

Estimated population of Nurse Infection Control jobs: 89,269

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Sacramento, California

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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...

Nurse Infection Control Job Listings for Sacramento, California

Licensed Vocational Nurse - Hospice
Jun 19
Sacramento, CA, USA
Blossom Ridge Home Health & Hospice
Follow infection control policy in and out of the office. * Document skilled visit according to ... Minimum 1 year prior nursing experience. * Driver's License and Reliable Transportation * Current ...
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 ...
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 11
Sacramento, CA, USA
Sacramento Post-Acute
Sacramento Post-Acute, a premiere skilled nursing and post-acute rehabilitation center, is now ... Practice, implement and supervise Infection Control and Universal Precaution policies and ...
Licensed Vocational Nurse LVN / LPT in Vacaville TO START ASAP!
Jun 24
Vacaville, CA, USA
People's Care
... infection control procedures including thorough hand washing, use of disposable gloves when ... The LVN or LPT frequently works in an indoor office setting with occasional outdoor work.
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