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

The average Entry-Level Environmental Health & Safety Technician earns approximately $46K per year. With some bonuses approaching $5K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $6K, overall incomes of Entry-Level Environmental Health & Safety Technicians spread between $32K and $65K depending on individual performance. Male Entry-Level Environmental Health & Safety Technicians are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Most Entry-Level Environmental Health & Safety Technicians like their work and job satisfaction is high. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$34,956 - $66,768
(Median)
$35K
$46K
$67K
MEDIAN: $46,220
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$14.14 - $25.96
(Median)
$14
$19
$26
MEDIAN: $18.00
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90%

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National Salary 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.
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$34,956 - $66,768  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,961  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $5,817  
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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$32,173 - $64,966  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 151
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.14 - $25.96  
   
Overtime
$21.60 - $41.29  
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.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,961  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $5,817  
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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$32,173 - $64,966  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 141
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Technician Salaries

Safety Compliance
up arrow 5%

OSHA Compliance
up arrow 3%

Environmental Compliance
0%

National Average
$44,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 15%
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