A Safety Manager earns an average salary of AU$107,725 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

AU$71,240 - AU$156,817
AU$71K
AU$110K
AU$160K
MEDIAN: AU$107,320
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50%
90%
AU$27.00 - AU$100
AU$27
AU$41
AU$100
MEDIAN: AU$40.77
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$161K
Salary AU$71,240 - AU$156,817
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$19,433
Profit Sharing AU$10,000
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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AU$70,055 - AU$161,506
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 291
Hourly Data AU$0AU$100
Hourly Rate AU$27.00 - AU$100
Overtime AU$54.35
Annual Data AU$0AU$161K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$19,433
Profit Sharing AU$10,000
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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AU$70,055 - AU$161,506
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

Job Description for Safety Manager

A safety manager ensures workplace safety, with the goal of reducing injury and related legal issues. This role is found in many different industries, including in outdoor settings; for example, safety managers commonly are needed on construction sites where manual labor and the operation of heavy machinery occur. A typical day in the role of a safety manager may be split among working on a site to oversee a project or it may be conducted in an office, making calls, and resolving certain health and safety issues that may be holding up a project.

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Safety Manager Tasks

  • Participate in the development of safety and health policies, practices and procedures.
  • Ensure company compliance with all applicable laws governing environmental health and safety.
  • Conduct and coordinate safety inspections.
  • Lead the investigation of accidents and injuries, and cooperate in the preparation of material for hearings and insurance investigations.
  • Design and train all levels of employees.

Common Career Paths for Safety Manager


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Pay by Experience Level for Safety Manager

Pay by Experience for a Safety Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Safety Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$83,000 based on 81 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Safety Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$107,000 based on 155 salaries. An experienced Safety Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$124,000 based on 81 salaries. A Safety Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$137,000 based on 24 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$106,726

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Key Stats for Safety Manager

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Safety Manager Salaries

▲29%

▲17%

▲1%

National Average
AU$107,000

▼22%

Skills That Affect Safety Manager Salaries


Safety Compliance
▼0%

National Average
AU$107,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 91%