The average salary for a Health and Safety Coordinator with Risk Management / Risk Control skills in Australia is AU$76,974.
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Job Description for Health and Safety Coordinator
A health and safety coordinator spends much of their time observing and auditing the procedures and activities within a company to ensure that they meet company guidelines, and, possibly, state and federal requirements. They may complete inspections to ensure compliance, conduct in-services to educate employees, and maintain documentation of those activities. They are also responsible for compiling data and reports for management and the appropriate authorities. Health and safety coordinators …Read more
Health and Safety Coordinator Tasks
- Inspect work environment to ensure compliance with all health and safety regulations.
- Report safety violations and injuries to the appropriate authorities.
- Recommend changes to work conditions and procedures to improve the work environment and comply with all health and safety regulations.
- Analyze work environment for unsafe work procedures and hazards.
- Provide health and safety training to all employees.
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Popular Skills for Health and Safety Coordinator
Writing Procedures & Documentation
Skills in Training are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Writing Procedures & Documentation, Workplace Health, Occupational Health and Safety Compliance.
Pay by Experience Level for Health and Safety Coordinator
An early career Health and Safety Coordinator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$71,374 based on 32 salaries. A mid-career Health and Safety Coordinator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$81,835 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Health and Safety Coordinator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$83,871 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$109,000.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Health and Safety Coordinator in their job title in Newcastle, New South Wales earn an average of 15.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (11.1% more) and Melbourne, Victoria (8.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Brisbane, Queensland (15.4% less) and Perth, Western Australia (8.6% less).
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