Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator Salary

Median pay for Environmental Health & Safety Coordinators in the United States lies in the neighborhood of $57K per year. Cash earnings for Environmental Health & Safety Coordinators — which occasionally include more than $8K from bonuses and more than $5K from profit sharing — stretch from around $35K to approximately $77K. Geography and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Male Environmental Health & Safety Coordinators are more prevalent than women among those who took the survey — 67 percent of professionals. Most Environmental Health & Safety Coordinators report high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$39,859 - $76,785
$40K
$57K
$77K
MEDIAN: $56,870
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$14.74 - $25.80
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MEDIAN: $19.14
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$0$76K
Salary $39,859 - $76,785
Bonus $0.00 - $7,973
Profit Sharing $0.33 - $4,848
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$35,328 - $76,511
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 464
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $14.74 - $25.80
Overtime $22.84 - $40.01
Annual Data $0$76K
Bonus $0.00 - $7,973
Profit Sharing $0.33 - $4,848
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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$35,328 - $76,511
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 210

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Job Description for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator

Environmental health and safety (EHS) coordinators work to create and enforce a culture of safety within their organizations. They implement programs, policies, and assessments to ensure their company is in compliance with all federal and internal health and safety rules. They may also review reports and findings to monitor performance and detect trends related to health and safety.

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Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator Tasks

  • Develop, implement, and administer safety and health programs.
  • Coordinate with Human Resources to maintain policies and procedures.
  • Conduct job exposure analyses to ensure safe work environments according to EHS standards.

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


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Environmental Health & Safety Coordinators sometimes assume positions such as Environmental Health & Safety Directors. That role pays $105K per year on average. The most common next step for an Environmental Health & Safety Coordinator is to become an Environmental Health & Safety Manager or an Environmental Health & Safety Specialist. The former position pays an additional $23K per year on average, and the latter position pays $6K more per year.

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Popular Skills for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator


Environmental Health & Safety Coordinators typically list a handful of skills they use on the job. Most notably, skills in Regulatory Compliance, Training, Environmental Compliance, and OSHA Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average. For most people, competency in OSHA Compliance indicates knowledge of Training and Environmental Compliance.

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

Pay by Experience for an Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator has a positive trend. An entry-level Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 427 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 192 salaries. An experienced Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 109 salaries. An Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 39 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $52,358

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For those looking to make money, Environmental Health & Safety Coordinators in New York enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 40 percent above the national average. Environmental Health & Safety Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in Odessa (+38 percent), Midland (+24 percent), Denver (+21 percent), and San Antonio (+14 percent). The lowest-paying market is Greenville, which sits 11 percent below the national average.

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator?

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator in New Orleans:
Pros: Laid back, interesting, a new challenge everyday, knowing your work goes to protect the health and safety of people.
Cons: Managers are not always on the same page when it comes to safety culture. No managers wants employees injuried but all managers are not will to invest the time and appropriate funds to significantly elimnate or reduce the potential for injury.

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Key Stats for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 124 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator Salaries

▲31%

▲18%

▲7%

National Average
$52,000

▼10%

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


▲2%




National Average
$52,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 124 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 11%
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