Entry-Level Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager Salary

Entry-Level Environmental Health & Safety Managers can expect wages of $64K per year on average. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $10K and $8K, respectively — total cash payment to Entry-Level Environmental Health & Safety Managers can bottom out near $41K or peak near $90K depending on individual performance. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Entry-Level Environmental Health & Safety Managers who answered the questionnnaire. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Entry-Level Environmental Health & Safety Managers. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$43,895 - $87,424
$44K
$64K
$87K
MEDIAN: $64,014
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$13.28 - $32.68
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MEDIAN: $21.29
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$0$89K
Salary $43,895 - $87,424
Bonus $99.10 - $10,352
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $8,050
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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$40,726 - $89,574
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 598
Hourly Data $0$49
Hourly Rate $13.28 - $32.68
Overtime $1.57 - $49.66
Annual Data $0$89K
Bonus $99.10 - $10,352
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $8,050
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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$40,726 - $89,574
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 78

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Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager in Oceanside:
""It is not what you know but who you know""
NETWORK!!!!

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager in London:
"Never stop learning."
I never new how much knowledge I would need to do this job.

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager in Kansas City:
"Success hinges on your ability to influence organizational s."
An EHS Manager has to have subject matter knowledge and tactical abilities. The thing that will make you most impactful and determine how rewarding or frustrating challinging situations are will be your ability to influence people at all levels of organizations and facilitate sustained organizational learning and improvement.

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager in Greenville:
"Do the right thing for the right reason."
Integrity.

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager in Houston:
Remain flexible, sometimes the best solution comes about by compromise. People skills are a must (see thr comment above) Seek out a graduate degree and certifications.

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager in Los Angeles:
"Learn How to Ask Questions."
Ask everyone on your staff lots of important questions. This not only helps you learn and keep up on what's going on; it also forces those on your staff to think about what's important and anticipate your questions so they stay on top of things that are important.

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager in callicoon:
"Responsibilities."
Conduct your inspections and assure your facility is in compliance even when it is decided that safety is not the companies and or corporate office or the facility's priority.

Key Stats for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 109 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
29%
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Skills That Affect Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager Salaries

Leadership
▲11%

Industrial Hygiene
▲8%

OSHA Compliance
▲3%

Risk Management / Risk Control
▲3%

Emergency Response
▲3%

Environmental Compliance
▲2%

Occupational Health
▲2%

National Average
$64,000

Safety Compliance
▼1%

Regulatory Compliance
▼1%

Training
▼4%

Evaluation and Management Auditing
▼4%

Program Management
▼4%

Training Management
▼9%

Microsoft Office
▼10%

Microsoft Word
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 109 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 13%
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