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Nurse Infection Control Salary
in Illinois, United States

$83,970 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Nurse Infection Control is $83,970 a year and $40 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Nurse Infection Control is between $59,541 and $103,962. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, United States.

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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 Illinois, 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 Illinois, United States

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Description: Illinois ( (listen) IL-ə-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of the United States. It has the fifth largest gross domestic product (GDP), the sixth largest population, and the 25th largest land area of all U.S. states. Illinois has been noted as a microcosm of the entire United States. With Chicago in northeastern Illinois, small industrial cities and immense agricultural productivity in the north and center of the state, and natural resources such as coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a diverse economic base, and is a major transportation hub. Chicagoland, Chicago's metropolitan...

Nurse Infection Control Job Listings for Illinois, United States

Infection Control RN
Jun 5
Hinsdale, IL, USA
RML Specialty Hospital
Serves as facility liaison to the Employee Health Nurse related to employee infection control issues. Communicates findings with Manager of Infection Control. * Investigates epidemiologically ...
Infection Control Practitioner II, 40hrs, Skokie
Apr 26
Evanston, IL, USA
Northshore University HealthSystem
Registered Nurse State of Illinoisor Certification in American Society of Clinical Pathology for respectivebackgrounds. * Certification in Infection Control(CIC) at the time of hire or within 9 ...
Employee Health RN, Associate Health, St. Mary Hospital, Chicago
Jun 17
Chicago, United States
Presence Health
Conducts infection control post-exposure protocols, maintains documentation, and communicates as ... Nursing COMPANY OVERVIEW: EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability
Wound Care (WCC) / Ostomy Registered Nurse (RN)
Jun 10
Lemont, IL, USA
Residential Healthcare Group
Implements infection control and safety precautions. Wound Care-Ostomy RN / Registered Nurse Responsibilities: * Active Illinois Registered Nurse / RN license, in good standing * Associate Degree ...
CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant
Jun 25
Springfield, IL, USA
Advanced Healthcare Services LLC
We are seeking an experienced and dependable CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant to join our team ... Training in HIPPA, Infection Control, safety, personal care and documentation * Highly motivated ...
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