$80,245
Avg. Salary
$24.39
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$6,220

Profit Sharing

$3,079

Commission

$6,500

The average pay for an Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager is $24.39 per hour.

The average pay for an Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager is $80,245 per year.

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$0$119K
Salary $53,350 - $112,502
Bonus $814 - $15,542
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $11,785
Commission $6,500
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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$51,558 - $119,988
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 3,856
Hourly Data $0$61
Hourly Rate $14.73 - $41.31
Overtime $18.00 - $61.54
Annual Data $0$119K
Bonus $814 - $15,542
Commission $6,500
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $11,785
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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$51,558 - $119,988
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 243

Job Description for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager

An environmental health and safety manager helps a company to realize risks and to prevent them from coming to realization. The manager will take objective evaluations of the various departments within the company to make sure that employees are adhering to safety standards. The safety policy must be perused to recognize weaknesses. Changes may be suggested by the manager to minimize safety risks.

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Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager Tasks

  • Direct a proactive safety and environmental program.
  • Improve the quality of safety and environmental management processes following established regulations, policies, standards, and practices.
  • Ensure compliance with all safety and environmental programs.
  • Educate, train, and provide support to operations in the development and execution of consistent safety and environmental management programs.
  • Direct accident investigation programs, develop accident trends, and develop programs for improving performance.

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Popular Skills for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager

Pay by Experience Level for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager

Pay by Experience for an Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 634 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 652 salaries. An experienced Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 776 salaries. An Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $97,000 based on 418 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $81,776

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Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager?

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager in Dalton:
"EHS Manager."
Pros: I enjoy my job because I feel that I contribute to the safety and wellbeing of the employees at our facilities. I feel that what I do makes a difference.
Cons: The most undesirable part of my job is convincing some of our upper managers of the need to spend money on safety improvements. High stress level.

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager in Greenville:
"Do the right thing for the right reason."
Integrity.

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager in Houston:
Remain flexible, sometimes the best solution comes about by compromise. People skills are a must (see thr comment above) Seek out a graduate degree and certifications.

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager in Los Angeles:
"Learn How to Ask Questions."
Ask everyone on your staff lots of important questions. This not only helps you learn and keep up on what's going on; it also forces those on your staff to think about what's important and anticipate your questions so they stay on top of things that are important.

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager in callicoon:
"Responsibilities."
Conduct your inspections and assure your facility is in compliance even when it is decided that safety is not the companies and or corporate office or the facility's priority.

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager in Houston:
"Be A True Steward Of The Environment."
Ask the right questions, be proactive, and have the required compliance processes in place.

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager in Colorado Springs:
"Management Defines Safety Culture."
1) You must have a "missionary" mindset; don't do this for the money, perks or pats on the back. 2) Your success and happiness is tied to upper management's desire for a good safety (ESH) culture. 3) Your role, actions and activities will be viewed as "costs" to the organization, no matter what proactive risk reducing initiatives you launch. 4) Find an organization that has a good strong safety culture and great leaders.

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Key Stats for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 689 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
22%

Experience Affects Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager Salaries

▲18%

▲7%

National Average
$82,000

▼4%

▼22%

Skills That Affect Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 689 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
no benefits
None: 9%