Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Industrial Hygienist is $55,028
What Do Industrial Hygienists Do?
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.”
Industrial hygienists (sometimes called occupational hygienists) use a variety of tools and approaches to not only protect workers from harm, but to ensure that their work …Read more