Late-Career Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Director Salary

Late-Career Environmental Health & Safety Directors can look forward to a sizeable six-figure salary — around $123K per year on average. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $30K and $25K, respectively — total cash payment to Late-Career Environmental Health & Safety Directors can bottom out near $83K or peak near $182K depending on individual performance. Nearly all have medical and dental plans, and a strong majority have vision insurance. Most Late-Career Environmental Health & Safety Directors report high levels of job satisfaction. Making up 74 percent of those who took the survey, male Late-Career Environmental Health & Safety Directors greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$81,742 - $160,685
$82K
$120K
$160K
MEDIAN: $123,402
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$81,742 - $160,685  
   
Bonus
$2,215 - $30,308  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $25,000  
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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$83,375 - $182,155  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 241

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $133,492

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For Late-Career Environmental Health & Safety Directors, busy Houston offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 18 percent above the national average. Late-Career Environmental Health & Safety Directors can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Cleveland (+12 percent), Chicago (+9 percent), Boston (+8 percent), and Denver (+7 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 7 percent south of the national average, can be found in Phoenix. Employers also pay below the national average in Tampa (7 percent lower) and Philadelphia (6 percent lower).

Key Stats for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Director

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Director Salaries

Security Policies and Procedures
▲11%


Regulatory Compliance
▼0%

Project Management
▼0%

National Average
$133,000


Safety Compliance
▼2%

Risk Management / Risk Control
▼3%


Training
▼7%

Training Program Development
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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