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The listed salary for the position is $57,000.

New York City is hiring 1,000 contact tracers, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday. Since the positions opened, there have already been at least 4,000 applications for the new roles.

Those 1,000 tracers are part of what New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo referred to as the "army" the state is hiring to reach out to individuals who are newly diagnosed COVID-19 patients.

A contact tracer is "a detective, investigator, in the public health space," Cuomo said