Environmental Health & Safety Leaders who are practiced in their profession and carry more than 10 years of experience make up just below three-fifths of Environmental Health & Safety Leaders. Pay fluctuates from $43K to $115K per year, but expected earnings average $75K per year. Most Environmental Health & Safety Leaders are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average. Environmental Health & Safety Leaders who took the survey are largely men, dominating at 80 percent. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$48,936 - $100,981
$49K
$75K
$100K
MEDIAN: $74,922
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$43,387 - $114,691  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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

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


Environmental Health & Safety Leaders with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. Someone who has worked for fewer than five years earns around $59K on average. Individuals with five to 10 years of experience don't get much more, though; the average income in this group is $66K. Environmental Health & Safety Leaders see a median salary of $83K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Average wages for folks with more than 20 years of experience come out to around $115K.

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Key Stats for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Leader

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Leader Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 59%

Experienced
up arrow 15%

National Average
$72,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

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

Environmental Compliance
up arrow 4%

National Average
$72,000


Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 95%
vision benefits
Vision: 90%
dental benefits
None:
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