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Safety Director Salary

$137,959 (USD)

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Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Safety Director is $137,959 a year and $66 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Safety Director is between $95,297 and $171,927. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Safety Director. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Directs and coordinates activities of an organization's safety operations.
  • Administers compliance of operations personnel with administrative policies, procedures, safety rules, and governmental and OSHA regulations.
Safety Director Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Administrative Services Managers

Job family population: 270,100

Estimated population of Safety Director jobs: 15,126

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Safety Director Job Listings for United States

Construction Safety Director
Jun 13
Houston, United States
Christensen Building Group
The Safety Director provides leadership and coordination of the day-to-day safety requirements. The Safety Director reports to the VP Industrial Division and is responsible for providing project ...
Hyperbaric Safety Director (HSD), Part-Time
Jun 13
Seahurst, WA, USA
Healogics, Inc
Healogics is hiring for a Part-Time Hyperbaric Safety Director (HSD) at Highline Medical Center in Burien, WA Reporting to the Program Director, the Hyperbaric Safety Director administers hyperbaric ...
Safety Director [JS-11168]
May 28
Walnut Creek, CA, USA
Shirley Parsons
A specialist mechanical engineering company is searching for a Safety Director to join their team. This role would be based in their Walnut Creek location and will be responsible for managing the ...
Director - Health, Safety, and Environment
Jun 8
Houston, TX, USA
PCL Construction
Director - Health, Safety, and Environment - 190000I2 My Career. My Company. My Legacy. At PCL, you are more than just an employee. You could be part of a team that works hard, plays hard, and makes ...
Safety Manager
Jun 19
Santa Ana, CA, USA
Konnect Resources
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES : 1. Direct Safety and compliance programs for company through effectively leadership. 2. Develop and implement safety policies and procedures in compliance with ...
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