Pay for Environmental Health & Safety Consultants in the United States sits in the ballpark of $66K per year. Career duration and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Most Environmental Health & Safety Consultants survey respondents are men (74 percent). Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — slightly less than a third lack coverage. On the flip side, more than half have medical insurance and the greater part receive dental plans. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$48,645 - $102,031
$49K
$66K
$100K
MEDIAN: $65,658
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$20.61 - $92.11
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MEDIAN: $33.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$48,645 - $102,031  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,302  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
Commission
$2,800  
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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$49,253 - $129,269  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 69
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$20.61 - $92.11  
   
Overtime
$51.74  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,302  
   
Commission
$2,800  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$49,253 - $129,269  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 23

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Job Description for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Consultant

An environmental , health & safety (EHS) consultant works directly for a company to provide advice regarding risks that the company may face relating to health issues, safety concerns, and the impact the company has on the environment. The EHS consultant's main goal is to identify potential risks as early as possible so that they can be reduced or eliminated.

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Common Career Paths for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Consultant


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Environmental Health & Safety Consultants' salary tends to stay somewhat level for those who assume higher-end positions like Environmental Health & Safety Manager. Median pay for Environmental Health & Safety Managers is $75K.

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Popular Skills for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Consultant


Survey takers who work as Environmental Health & Safety Consultants usually report a few specific skills. Most notably, skills in Environmental Compliance, OSHA Compliance, Safety Compliance, and Regulatory Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average. Most people familiar with OSHA Compliance also know Regulatory Compliance.

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

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


Environmental Health & Safety Consultants with a lot of experience tend to enjoy higher earnings. Average salaries for inexperienced employees average out to around $63K, but folks who have five to 10 years of experience earn a higher median of $68K. Environmental Health & Safety Consultants who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $71K. Veteran professionals who boast more than 20 years of relevant experience enjoy plum median salaries that average out to the six-figure sum of $104K.

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Key Stats for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Consultant

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
22%
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Experience Affects Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Consultant Salaries



National Average
$69,000



Skills That Affect Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Consultant Salaries

Environmental Compliance
up arrow 17%

OSHA Compliance
0%

National Average
$69,000



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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