Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Administrator Salary

Environmental Health & Safety Administrators in the United States take home approximately $53K annually on average. With some bonuses approaching $6K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $5K, overall incomes of Environmental Health & Safety Administrators spread between $31K and $77K depending on individual performance. For the most part, Environmental Health & Safety Administrators enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 55 percent. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$35,208 - $83,415
(Median)
$35K
$53K
$83K
MEDIAN: $53,260
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90%

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$13.57 - $26.41
(Median)
$14
$18
$26
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$35,208 - $83,415  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,746  
Profit Sharing
$201.34 - $5,068  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,699 - $76,575  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 129
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.57 - $26.41  
   
Overtime
$18.04 - $35.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,746  
   
Profit Sharing
$201.34 - $5,068  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,699 - $76,575  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 78
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Job Description for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Administrator

In all businesses, the safety of employees and customers is of the utmost importance; a business cannot run properly unless those inside its walls are safe. Ensuring this is often the responsibility of an environmental health & safety (EHS) administrator.

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Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Administrator Tasks

  • Plan and coordinate implementation programs to meet environmental goals.
  • Communicate and disseminate project plans, milestones and achieved objectives.
  • Ensure organizational compliance with laws, regulations and standards.

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Popular Skills for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Administrator


Survey takers who work as Environmental Health & Safety Administrators report a focused set of job skills. Those who have experience with Environmental Compliance, OSHA Compliance, and Safety Compliance can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Most people skilled in OSHA Compliance are similarly competent in Environmental Compliance.

Pay by Experience Level for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Administrator

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Experience and income seem to be closely related; in general, the survey respondents who had worked for more years reported higher incomes. Environmental Health & Safety Administrators in the early stages of their careers take home approximately $44K on average. The average for people in the five-to-10 year group is only a little larger at $46K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $60K in this role. Big financial gains seem to result from working for more than two decades; veterans in this group report earning $71K on average.

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Experience Affects Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Administrator Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 24%

National Average
$48,000

Mid-Career
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Skills That Affect Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Administrator Salaries

Environmental Compliance
up arrow 9%

OSHA Compliance
up arrow 2%

National Average
$48,000

Safety Compliance
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 11%
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