The average pay for an Occupational Health or Safety Specialist Technician is $52,769 per year. A skill in OSHA Compliance is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
Occupational Health or Safety Specialist Technician Total Pay (?
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$35,233 - $75,658
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MEDIAN: $52,768
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Occupational Health or Safety Specialist Technician Total Pay (?
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$11.97 - $34.15
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$35,233 - $75,658  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,014  
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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$31,997 - $77,601  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 258
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$11.97 - $34.15  
   
Overtime
$18.21 - $50.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,014  
   
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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$31,997 - $77,601  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 258
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Job Description for Occupational Health or Safety Specialist Technician
An occupational health or safety specialist technician is responsible for gathering and analyzing data regarding safety and health conditions in the workplace. They work with health and safety specialists in conducting tests and evaluating hazards to help workers avoid injury in the workplace and also to avoid damage to property, the environment, and the public at large. The occupational health or safety specialist technician spends their time looking for a variety of biological, radiological, chemical, or physical hazards. They can expect to work in a variety of environments, ranging from offices to factories to outside work locations such as lumberyards and logging operations. Ability to travel is essential, as they may be assigned to inspect locations located over a wide geographical area.
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Occupational Health or Safety Specialist Technician Tasks
  • Manage paperwork including workman’s compensation, disability and return to work programs.
  • Maintain medical surveillance programs.
Pay by Experience Level for Occupational Health or Safety Specialist Technician
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
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$51,000
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Experience Affects Occupational Health or Safety Specialist Technician Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
up arrow 11%
Mid-Career
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National Average
$51,000
Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Occupational Health or Safety Specialist Technician Salaries

Training
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National Average
$51,000
Safety Compliance
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Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 51 votes.
Gender
Female
19%
female alumni
 
Male
81%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
8%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 14%
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