£39,453
Avg. Salary
£24.25
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£1,500

Bonus

£750

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Safety Engineer is £24.25 per hour.

The average pay for a Safety Engineer is £39,453 per year.

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MEDIAN £24.25
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£27k
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£59k
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MEDIAN £39,453
£27,282 - £58,964
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£39K
£59K
MEDIAN: £39,453
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50%
90%
£0£60K
Salary £27,282 - £58,964
Bonus £674 - £6,182
Profit Sharing £750
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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£27,497 - £60,208
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 20 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 103

Job Description for Safety Engineer

A safety engineer works to design new procedures, equipment, and guidelines to maintain and promote the safety of industrial workers. Typically, a safety engineer works in a manufacturing plant or with an insurance company, government agency, or consulting firm. A safety engineer is responsible for identifying and remedying potential safety and work hazard problems before they occur. They try to minimize the occurrence of failures and ensure that any failures that occur are not life-threatening.

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Safety Engineer Tasks
  • Plan, implement, and coordinate safety programs to prevent or correct hazardous environmental working conditions.
  • Install test machinery and test air quality, noise level, temperature or radiation and suggest solutions to compliance problems.
  • Identify and monitor potential hazards and mitigation techniques.

Safety Engineer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Safety Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Safety Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Safety Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤32,000 based on 19 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Safety Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤43,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Safety Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤45,000 based on 10 salaries. A Safety Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤68,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

7%

National Average: £39,860

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Key Stats for Safety Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Safety Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲71%

Experienced
▲14%

▲7%

National Average
₤40,000

▼21%

Skills That Affect Safety Engineer Salaries

Risk Management / Risk Control
▼0%

National Average
₤40,000


Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 49%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
no benefits
None: 42%