Safety Consultant Salary (United States)

A Safety Consultant earns an average salary of $62,393 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
Safety Consultant Total Pay (?
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$39,238 - $101,928
(Median)
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84K
100K
MEDIAN: $62,392
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Safety Consultant Total Pay (?
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$15.45 - $76.03
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76
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$39,238 - $101,928  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,244  
Profit Sharing
$204.26 - $9,787  
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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$40,041 - $114,911  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 229
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$15.45 - $76.03  
   
Overtime
$21.84 - $54.03  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,244  
   
Profit Sharing
$204.26 - $9,787  
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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$40,041 - $114,911  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 229
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Job Description for Safety Consultant
Safety consultants work in the industrial safety and health field; they may work in factories, construction sites, medical facilities, schools, and other large facilities that house potential human dangers. The duties of a safety consultant include inspecting machinery and safety gear to ensure their proper operation and workers' protection, as well as presenting safety information to employees and management. They are also in charge of applying knowledge related to industrial workplace hazards and accident prevention in their workplace and communicating with external resources such as hospitals, local fire departments, and rescue teams so that the proper emergency personnel are available in case of an accident.
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Safety Consultant Tasks
  • Investigate specific incidents and complaints to identify improvement strategies.
  • Provide risk assessments and training to reduce risk in various workplaces.
  • Inspect sites and identify potential OSHA and safety hazards, documenting recommendations.
  • Lead workshops and interventions to improve safety behaviors and equipment usage.
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Pay by Experience Level for Safety Consultant
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
Houston
up arrow 54%
National Average
$65,000
Pittsburgh
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Experience Affects Safety Consultant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 36%
Experienced
up arrow 19%
Mid-Career
up arrow 1%
National Average
$65,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Skills That Affect Safety Consultant Salaries

OSHA Compliance
up arrow 4%
National Average
$65,000
Training
up arrow 4%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
20%
female alumni
 
Male
80%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
21%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 69% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 26%
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