$73,739
Avg. Salary
$21.72
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$3,014

Bonus

$2,449

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Industrial Hygienist with Industrial Hygiene skills is $21.72 per hour.

The average pay for an Industrial Hygienist with Industrial Hygiene skills is $73,739 per year.

$15.43
10%
$21.72
50%
$34.15
90%
MEDIAN $21.72
$48k
10%
$74k
50%
$113k
90%
MEDIAN $73,739
$48,144 - $113,487
$48K
$74K
$110K
MEDIAN: $73,739
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50%
90%

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$15.43 - $34.15
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$0$113K
Salary $48,144 - $113,487
Bonus $495 - $11,452
Profit Sharing $817 - $4,894
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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$42,832 - $113,380
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 576
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $15.43 - $34.15
Overtime $18.38 - $45.38
Annual Data $0$113K
Bonus $495 - $11,452
Profit Sharing $817 - $4,894
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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$42,832 - $113,380
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 143

Job Description for Industrial Hygienist

An industrial hygienist is a specialist in evaluating workplaces and ensuring their safety for workers. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) defines industrial hygiene as “the science of anticipating, recognizing, evaluating, and controlling workplace conditions that may cause workers’ injury or illness.”

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Pay by Experience Level for Industrial Hygienist

Pay by Experience for an Industrial Hygienist has a positive trend. An entry-level Industrial Hygienist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 198 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Industrial Hygienist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 103 salaries. An experienced Industrial Hygienist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 84 salaries. An Industrial Hygienist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 51 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

4%

1%

National Average: $70,218

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

Home to some of the best pay for Industrial Hygienists with Industrial Hygiene skills, Richland offers exceptional salaries, 51 percent above the national average. Industrial Hygienists with Industrial Hygiene skills will also find cushy salaries in Dallas (+50 percent), Albany (+27 percent), Chicago (+15 percent), and Los Angeles (+12 percent). Industrial Hygienists with Industrial Hygiene skills in Baton Rouge earn salaries far below the national average by 31 percent, proving that geography overwhelmingly affects the pay scale for those in this field. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Salt Lake City (17 percent lower) and Washington (15 percent lower).

Key Stats for Industrial Hygienist

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 137 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Industrial Hygienist Salaries

Late-Career
▲36%

▲14%

▼0%

National Average
$70,000

▼25%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 137 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 11%