Safety Director, Transportation/Shipping Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Safety Director, Transportation/Shipping is $60,510 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.
Safety Director, Transportation/Shipping Total Pay (?
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$37,467 - $88,215
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MEDIAN: $60,510
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Safety Director, Transportation/Shipping Total Pay (?
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$8.34 - $22.00
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$37,467 - $88,215  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,503  
Profit Sharing
$511 - $8,054  
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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$34,083 - $93,126  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 342
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$8.34 - $22.00  
   
Overtime
$11.93 - $33.94  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,503  
   
Profit Sharing
$511 - $8,054  
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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$34,083 - $93,126  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 342
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Job Description for Safety Director, Transportation/Shipping
  • Conduct trainings on standard procedures, hazardous materials, work hours, and other compliance concerns.
  • Respond to, evaluate, and recommend precautions for emergencies, accidents and damaged goods.
  • Interpret regulations into enforceable organization-wide policies that ensure safety and security of transportation of goods.
  • Review and keep up to date permits, licenses and other safety paperwork.
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Safety Director, Transportation/Shipping in Davenport:
"Women In Trucking - Knowledge Is Power."
Most of the industry is still male, while there are women in safety, the majority of drivers are still men. But it is an amazing career, I work with compliance issues, hire, train and when necessary terminate. I handle Auto-liability and workers compensation, I develop our reports and do both driver, office and satellite training. The job is limitless and very rewarding.
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Experience Affects Safety Director, Transportation/Shipping Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 8%
Experienced
up arrow 6%
Mid-Career
up arrow 3%
National Average
$59,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 26%

Skills That Affect Safety Director, Transportation/Shipping Salaries

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 1%
National Average
$59,000
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 83 votes.
Gender
Female
24%
female alumni
 
Male
76%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
28%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 73% dental benefits Dental: 54%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 24%
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