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Human Factors Specialist Salary
in Idaho, United States

$77,980 (USD)

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Last updated: February 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Human Factors Specialist is $77,980 a year and $37 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Human Factors Specialist is between $55,214 and $96,624. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Human Factors Specialist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Conducts research, development, application, and evaluation of psychological principles relating human behavior to characteristics, design, and use of environments and systems within which human beings work and live: collaborates with equipment designers in design, development, and utilization of man-machine systems to obtain optimum efficiency in terms of human capabilities.
  • Advises on human factors to be considered in design of man-machine systems, military equipment, and industrial products.
  • Participates in solving such problems as determining numbers and kinds of workers required to operate machines, allocation of functions to machines and operators, and layout and arrangement of work sites.
  • Analyzes jobs to establish requirements for use in classification, selection, placement, and training of personnel job analyst.
  • Develops training methods and materials, such as curriculums, lectures, and films, and prepares handbooks of human engineering data for use by equipment and system designers.
  • May conduct research to develop psychological theories concerning such subjects as effects of physical factors (temperature, humidity, vibration, noise, and illumination) on worker's behavior; functional design of dials, scales, meters, and other instruments to minimize sensory requirements; specifications for optimal size, shape, direction and speed of motion, and location of equipment controls; and effects of environmental, organismic, and task or job variables on work behavior and life quality.
Human Factors Specialist Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Psychologists, All Other

Job family population: 12,880

Estimated population of Human Factors Specialist jobs: 3,279

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Human Factors Specialist Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Human Resources Specialist (Employee Benefits)
Feb 1
Boise, ID, USA
Human Resources Specialists * Specialists, Human Resources * Requirements Help ## Requirements ... factors, by the closing date of the announcement. **TIME-IN-GRADE:** Current career or career ...
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