An Entry-Level Safety Officer earns an average salary of AU$61,109 per year.

AU$45,310 - AU$82,921
AU$45K
AU$62K
AU$83K
MEDIAN: AU$61,782
10%
50%
90%
AU$21.89 - AU$36.60
AU$22
AU$27
AU$37
MEDIAN: AU$26.78
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$82K
Salary AU$45,310 - AU$82,921
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$8,109
Profit Sharing AU$1,500
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$46,352 - AU$82,017
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 185
Hourly Data AU$0AU$61
Hourly Rate AU$21.89 - AU$36.60
Hourly Tips AU$1.81
Overtime AU$32.72 - AU$61.58
Annual Data AU$0AU$82K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$8,109
Profit Sharing AU$1,500
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$46,352 - AU$82,017
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 79

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.

Safety Officer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$60,785

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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 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 97%