Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Assistant Manager Salary
For Environmental Health & Safety Assistant Managers, yearly average wages total $64K annually. Men working as Environmental Health & Safety Assistant Managers who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 50 percent. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 50 percent. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and a majority earn dental coverage. Most Environmental Health & Safety Assistant Managers report high levels of job satisfaction. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
Job Description for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Assistant Manager
Environmental health and safety (EHS) assistant managers support the lead EHS manager in creating, promoting, maintaining, and overseeing health and safety standards for their organization. EHS assistant managers review the standards set by the lead EHS manager to ensure that they meet the requirements at the federal, state and local level. Additionally, they help oversee the implementation of EHS standards and ensure that staff follow the guidelines set by senior management as closely as possible; additionally, they must report any issues that may negatively impact implementation to the lead EHS manager.Read More...
Applicants for EHS assistant manager positions typically need at least a bachelor's degree in a relevant field, as well as several years of related experience. Applicants with specialized training or certifications are often preferred. EHS assistant managers must possess excellent written and verbal communication, be comfortable leading a team, and work effectively with supervisors to carry out organizational goals. Additionally, EHS assistant managers must be able to quickly identify and isolate problems and effectively report them senior management. They also need to be well-organized, with the ability to collect and process data from a variety of sources and share that information effectively with relevant parties. EHS assistant managers must adapt quickly to changing standards and regulations, and must communicate these changes quickly and efficiently.
Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Assistant Manager Tasks
- Look into accident and injury claims company-wide, ensuring results consistent with company goals.
- Educate all personnel on health and safety policies and company safety goals.
- Research health and safety regulations, such as OSHA laws, and create company safety protocols.
- Supervise safety and security staff.
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Pay by Experience Level for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Assistant Manager
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $42K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $56K. For Environmental Health & Safety Assistant Managers, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $56K. Environmental Health & Safety Assistant Managers who have spent more than 20 years on the job report earning a significantly higher median of $68K.