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Safety Specialist Salary

$74,305 (USD)

Average Salary

$36/hr

Average Hourly

$1,337

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Safety Specialist is $74,305 a year and $36 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Safety Specialist is between $53,216 and $91,768. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Safety Specialist. 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

Description:
  • Helps with development, implementation, monitoring, and managing safety programs, policies, and procedures.
  • Recognizes, assesses, and controls safety and health hazards in the facility, and works with internal departments to minimize occupational health and safety risks and manage compliance with applicable regulations.
  • Conducts comprehensive safety and hygiene audits.
  • Ensures organization is compliant with all current safety regulations.
Safety Specialist Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Job family population: 81,330

Estimated population of Safety Specialist jobs: 1,243

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$86,139
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Safety Specialist Job Listings for United States

Safety Specialist
Jul 18
Aberdeen, Mississippi, USA
Westlake Chemical Corporation
SUMMARY The Safety Specialist's primary responsibility is assisting the Aberdeen Supervisor - HSE with the implementation and maintenance of the plant's health, safety, and security programs and ...
Safety Specialist
Jul 19
Wayne, PA, USA
Union Wireless
Conducts safety job site audits that align with and support safe working conditions. Assists in the design, development, implementation and continuous improvement of the company's comprehensive ...
HSE Safety Specialist
Jul 19
Bakersfield, CA, USA
Cenergy International
Our client is currently looking for 1 contract safety professional to provide onsite job inspections/audits using their coach and confirm process. They will be providing limited oversight of new ...
Senior Safety Specialist
Jul 11
Portland, OR, USA
Portland General Electric
Senior Safety Specialist **Req:** **R-19-1377** **Location:** **WTC - World Trade Center - Portland** **Department:** **817 - Health & Safety Programs** **Job Description:** **APPLICATION DEADLINE
Construction Field Safety Specialist( Commerical)
Jul 12
Tacoma, WA, USA
Logic Staffing Pro
Our Client is a premier HVAC mechanical contractor in the Puget Sound area looking to fill our Field Safety Specialist position. You must have a passion for the continuous improvement of a safety ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Safety Specialist is $74,305 a year and $36 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Safety Specialist is between $53,216 and $91,768. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Safety Specialist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Safety Specialist Job Listings for United States

Safety Specialist
Jul 18
Aberdeen, Mississippi, USA
Westlake Chemical Corporation
SUMMARY The Safety Specialist's primary responsibility is assisting the Aberdeen Supervisor - HSE with the implementation and maintenance of the plant's health, safety, and security programs and ...
Safety Specialist
Jul 19
Wayne, PA, USA
Union Wireless
Conducts safety job site audits that align with and support safe working conditions. Assists in the design, development, implementation and continuous improvement of the company's comprehensive ...
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