AU$64,566
Avg. Salary
AU$29.10
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$2,027

Bonus

AU$1,650

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Safety Officer is AU$29.10 per hour.

The average pay for a Safety Officer is AU$64,566 per year.

10%
AU$22.78
10%
AU$29.10
50%
AU$39.86
90%
90%
MEDIAN AU$29.10
10%
AU$49k
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AU$65k
50%
AU$91k
90%
90%
MEDIAN AU$64,566
AU$49,402 - AU$91,101
AU$49K
AU$65K
AU$91K
MEDIAN: AU$64,566
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50%
90%
AU$22.78 - AU$39.86
AU$23
AU$29
AU$40
MEDIAN: AU$29.10
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$91K
Salary AU$49,402 - AU$91,101
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,166
Profit Sharing AU$1,650
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$49,021 - AU$90,541
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 23 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 230
Hourly Data AU$0AU$62
Hourly Rate AU$22.78 - AU$39.86
Hourly Tips AU$1.81
Overtime AU$30.91 - AU$62.29
Annual Data AU$0AU$90K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,166
Profit Sharing AU$1,650
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$49,021 - AU$90,541
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 23 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 109

Job Description for Safety Officer

Safety officers are responsible for monitoring activities in the workplace and ensuring that nobody is violating safety regulations. The essential aim of their job is to minimize occupational injuries, accidents, and health problems. Their job requires more than simply watching the behavior of coworkers and correcting unsafe conduct; they must also provide employees with safety training to ensure that they are fully aware of safety standards. This may involve circulating reading and instructional material on the matter, as well as running or organizing educational programs.

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Safety Officer Tasks
  • Develop, train others, enforce, and audit safety standards and regulations.
  • Document safety policies, training, regulations, compliance, and adverse events.
  • Conduct walkthroughs and formal audits to evaluate safety needs and policies.
  • Monitor equipment moves and maintenance, and make changes to procedures.

Common Career Paths for Safety Officer


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Popular Skills for Safety Officer

Pay Difference by Location

18%

18%

12%

1%

-4%

National Average: AU$63,480

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Safety Officer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Safety Officer?

Safety Officer in Queanbeyan:
"Varies and challenging."
Pros: Varied work environments
Cons: Lack of ongoing support

Safety Officer in Upper Mount Gravatt:
Pros: The opportunity to learn and grow.
Cons: The pay and the gender gap.

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Key Stats for Safety Officer

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Safety Officer Salaries

▲13%

▲11%

National Average
AU$63,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Safety Officer Salaries

National Average
AU$63,000

Safety Compliance
▼1%


▼2%


Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 94%