Average Health and Safety Manager Salary in Australia

AU$103,529
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
AU$8,500
Bonus
AU$983
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Health and Safety Manager in Australia is AU$103,529.
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AU$71k
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AU$104k
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AU$157k
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MEDIAN AU$103,529
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Salary
AU$71k - AU$157k
Bonus
AU$4k - AU$25k
Profit Sharing
AU$0 - AU$2k
Total Pay
AU$66k - AU$165k

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Job Description for Health and Safety Manager

Health and Safety Manager Tasks
  • Provide health and safety training to all employees.
  • Manage injury and compliance investigations.
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant all health and safety regulations.
  • Develop and implement environment, health, and safety compliance plans.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Health and Safety Manager. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Health and Safety Manager
Health Safety Advisor
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Health and Safety Manager Job Listings

Popular Skills for Health and Safety Manager

Skills in Safety Compliance, Risk Management / Risk Control, Occupational Health, Regulatory Compliance and OSHA Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Health and Safety Manager

An entry-level Health and Safety Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$64,000 based on 18 salaries. An early career Health and Safety Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$81,070 based on 58 salaries. A mid-career Health and Safety Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$102,758 based on 96 salaries. An experienced Health and Safety Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$112,274 based on 110 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$115,830.
Employees with Health and Safety Manager in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 19.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (6.3% more) and Melbourne, Victoria (4.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Brisbane, Queensland (10.0% less), Darwin, Northern Territory (3.4% less) and Adelaide, South Australia (1.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 311 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.8%
Early Career
18.6%
Mid Career
30.9%
Experienced
35.4%
Late Career
9.3%

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