Salary levels vary by employer. Based on job postings from 2012 it was estimated that infection control professionals may be paid between $65,000 to $98,000 per year.
Often there are too few people working in an emerging occupation to gather survey information. Therefore, no salary data specific to infection control professionals is currently available.
Infection control professionals are part of the larger 2011 National Occupational Classification 3124: Allied primary health practitioners.
According to the 2015 Alberta Wage and Salary Survey, Albertans in the Allied primary health practitioners occupational group earned on average from $40.75 to $48.37 an hour. The overall average wage was $46.94 an hour. For more information, see the Allied primary health practitioners wage profile.