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Occupational Safety & Health Compliance Officer Salary

$146,287 (USD)

Average Salary

$70/hr

Average Hourly

$4,842

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 09, 2019

The average pay for an Occupational Safety & Health Compliance Officer is $146,287 a year and $70 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Occupational Safety & Health Compliance Officer is between $100,900 and $182,306. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Occupational Safety & Health Compliance Officer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Inspects places of employment to detect unsafe or unhealthy working conditions: inspects work environment, machinery, and equipment in establishments and other work sites for conformance with governmental standards according to procedure or in response to complaint or accident.
  • Interviews supervisors and employees to obtain facts about work practice or accident.
  • Rates unsafe condition according to factors, such as severity of potential injury, likelihood of recurrence, employers' accident record, and evidence of voluntary compliance.
  • Observes employees at work to determine compliance with safety precautions and safety equipment used.
  • Orders suspension of activity posing threat to workers.
  • Writes new safety order proposal designed to protect workers from work methods, processes, or other hazard not previously covered, using knowledge of safety-engineering practices, available protective devices, safety testing, and occupational safety and health standards.
  • Discusses reason for inspection and penalty rating system with employer.
  • Reviews log of reportable accidents and preventive actions taken to determine employers' attitude toward compliance with regulations.
  • Documents findings and code sections violated.
  • Interprets applicable laws and regulations to advise employer on legal requirements.
  • May specialize in inspection of specific machine, apparatus, or device.
  • May specialize in inspection of specific industry, such as construction, manufacturing, mining, petroleum, or transportation.
  • May testify in legal proceedings.
  • May photograph work environment suspected of endangering wo.
Occupational Safety & Health Compliance Officer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Job family population: 88,390

Estimated population of Occupational Safety & Health Compliance Officer jobs: 818

Rate of error: 1.0%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$169,587
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Occupational Safety & Health Compliance Officer Job Listings for United States

CQC Systems Manager/Site Safety & Health Officer
Nov 19
Concord, CA, USA
TRS Staffing
Implement project QC Program and monitor for compliance. Develop, review and approve documentation ... Certified Occupational Safety Specialist (COSS), * Associate Safety Professional (ASP), * Certified ...
Entry Level Safety Officer (Occupation health & safety)
Oct 28
El Paso, TX, USA
SPS Employer Risk Management LLC
Growing company is seeking a responsible Safety Officer to assist in compliance with occupational health and safety (OHS) guidelines. You will provide advice on measures to minimize hazards or ...
Safety & Health Specialist 4 / Supervisor
Nov 18
Seattle, United States
Dept. of Labor & Industries/DOSH
As a Safety Compliance Supervisor, you will coach and mentor our safety compliance staff in ... Act as Property Officer in charge of all equipment assigned to staff. Develop and administer plans ...
Assistant Manager, Environmental Health & Safety
Nov 29
El Paso, United States
Texas A&M University - San Antonio
Communicate and collaborate with the University Compliance Officer and with the Risk and Compliance ... At least two years of related experience in environmental/ occupational health and safety ...
Chief Medical Officer
Nov 11
WOODLAND, CA, USA
Dignity Health - Woodland Healthcare
... occupational care, imaging centers, home health, and primary care clinics. For more information ... safety, patient experience, Medical Staff Office, fostering a positive relationship with medical ...

The average pay for an Occupational Safety & Health Compliance Officer is $146,287 a year and $70 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Occupational Safety & Health Compliance Officer is between $100,900 and $182,306. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Occupational Safety & Health Compliance Officer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Implement project QC Program and monitor for compliance. Develop, review and approve documentation ... Certified Occupational Safety Specialist (COSS), * Associate Safety Professional (ASP), * Certified ...
Entry Level Safety Officer (Occupation health & safety)
Oct 28
El Paso, TX, USA
SPS Employer Risk Management LLC
Growing company is seeking a responsible Safety Officer to assist in compliance with occupational health and safety (OHS) guidelines. You will provide advice on measures to minimize hazards or ...
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