Average Ergonomist Salary

$72,764
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,564
Bonus
$7,250
Commission
$5,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Ergonomist is $72,764.
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$52k
10%
$73k
50%
$115k
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MEDIAN $72,764
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United States (change)
Salary
$52k - $115k
Bonus
$503 - $15k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $8k
Commission
$0 - $7k
Total Pay
$48k - $120k

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Job Description for Ergonomist

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Ergonomist. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Ergonomist
Safety Specialist
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Manufacturing Engineer
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Ergonomist

Skills in Program Development, Technical Analysis, Training, Public Speaking and Physical Therapy are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Ergonomist

An entry-level Ergonomist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $62,344 based on 6 salaries. An early career Ergonomist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,229 based on 57 salaries. A mid-career Ergonomist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,125 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Ergonomist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,957 based on 29 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $115,140.
Employees with Ergonomist in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 58.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (22.3% more) and Fort Collins, Colorado (11.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (22.2% less), San Jose, California (9.1% less) and Detroit, Michigan (6.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 136 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.4%
Early Career
41.9%
Mid Career
17.6%
Experienced
21.3%
Late Career
14.7%