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Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Engineer Salary

An Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Engineer earns an average salary of $64,807 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
$45,631 - $93,574
(Median)
46K
55K
65K
77K
94K
MEDIAN: $64,806
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$10.48 - $35.44
(Median)
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35
MEDIAN: $20
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90%

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National Salary Data

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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$45,631 - $93,574  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,909  
Profit Sharing
$600 - $8,300  
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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$44,808 - $97,459  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 292
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$10.48 - $35.44  
   
Overtime
$0.75 - $62.42  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,909  
   
Profit Sharing
$600 - $8,300  
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).
)
$44,808 - $97,459  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 24
United States (change)

Job Description for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Engineer

  • Identify and monitor potential hazards and mitigation techniques.
  • Install test machinery and test air quality, noise level, temperature or radiation and suggest solutions to compliance problems.
  • Plan, implement, and coordinate safety programs to prevent or correct hazardous environmental working conditions.

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


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Popular Skills for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Engineer

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

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

Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 19%



National Average
$65,000


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

Safety Compliance
up arrow 3%

OSHA Compliance
up arrow 1%

National Average
$65,000

Environmental Compliance
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 90 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 76% employee benefits None: 8%