Entry-Level Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist earns an average salary of $51,472 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Training Program Development and Industrial Hygiene.
Entry-Level Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist Salary (?
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$38,573 - $70,529
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MEDIAN: $51,471
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Entry-Level Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist Salary (?
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$14.62 - $27.53
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$38,573 - $70,529  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,193  
Profit Sharing
$600 - $5,000  
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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$37,448 - $71,793  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 793
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.62 - $27.53  
   
Overtime
$20.06 - $40.42  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,193  
   
Profit Sharing
$600 - $5,000  
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).
)
$37,448 - $71,793  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 145
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Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist in Kilgore:
"Become A Safety Expert."
Work hard to ensure the safety of all employees, contractors and visitors. Keep the environment clean.

Skills That Affect Entry-Level Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist Salaries

Training Program Development
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Industrial Hygiene
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Regulatory Compliance
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Microsoft Office
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Safety Compliance
up arrow 4%
Environmental Compliance
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OSHA Compliance
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Training
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National Average
$51,000

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Gender

Female
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female alumni
 
Male
69%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 7%
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