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Safety Specialist Salary
in Illinois, United States

$77,527 (USD)

Average Salary

$37/hr

Average Hourly

$1,395

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Safety Specialist is $77,527 a year and $37 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Safety Specialist is between $55,524 and $95,748. 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 Illinois, 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 Illinois, 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:
$89,875
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Illinois, United States

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Description: Illinois ( (listen) IL-ə-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of the United States. It has the fifth largest gross domestic product (GDP), the sixth largest population, and the 25th largest land area of all U.S. states. Illinois has been noted as a microcosm of the entire United States. With Chicago in northeastern Illinois, small industrial cities and immense agricultural productivity in the north and center of the state, and natural resources such as coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a diverse economic base, and is a major transportation hub. Chicagoland, Chicago's metropolitan...

Safety Specialist Job Listings for Illinois, United States

Safety Specialist
Jun 12
Crystal Lake, IL, USA
Cameron Craig Group
Must have at least (3) years of plant safety experience within manufacturing operations (client will consider all industries). Position will support the EHS Manager regarding all safety initiatives ...
Safety Specialist
Apr 24
Aurora, IL, USA
Elite Line Services
Safety Specialist Elite Line Services provides world class Maintenance Solutions under the umbrella of our parent company Daifuku , an international leader in the Manufacturing and Integration of ...
Senior Operational Hazard Specialist- (Nationwide Telework Position)
Jun 5
Chicago, IL, USA
Paragone Solutions, Inc.
... Specialist. In this role, you will travel to airports and conduct Hazard Assessments/Analysis. ... The hazard analysis for TSA operating environments encompass a wide range of safety, health, and ...
Environmental Health and Safety Manager
Jun 28
Bolingbrook, IL, USA
Old World Industries, LLC
Environmental Health & Safety Manager The EHS manager role will create, direct and implement Old ... Quality Assurance Specialist Requirements · Bachelor's Degree is preferred but not a requirement ...
Environmental Specialist Needed
Jul 10
Lansing, IL, USA
Manpower US
Manpower is currently seeking an Environmental Specialist to join our Client's team located in ... Professional safety certification preferred such as CHMM (Certified Hazardous Materials Manager ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Safety Specialist is $77,527 a year and $37 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Safety Specialist is between $55,524 and $95,748. 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 Illinois, United States.

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Safety Specialist Job Listings for Illinois, United States

Safety Specialist
Jun 12
Crystal Lake, IL, USA
Cameron Craig Group
Must have at least (3) years of plant safety experience within manufacturing operations (client will consider all industries). Position will support the EHS Manager regarding all safety initiatives ...
Safety Specialist
Apr 24
Aurora, IL, USA
Elite Line Services
Safety Specialist Elite Line Services provides world class Maintenance Solutions under the umbrella of our parent company Daifuku , an international leader in the Manufacturing and Integration of ...
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