The average salary for a Safety Director, Transportation/Shipping is $69,684.
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Job Description for Safety Director, Transportation/Shipping
Safety directors in transportation/shipping work for companies which send goods from place to place and ensure that safety protocols are being met at all times. They also ensure that vehicles are maintained according to company standards and local and federal regulations. These safety directors may conduct audits to ensure that employees are adhering to given rules, as well as train new drivers, provide follow-up training, and issue certificates. They must ensure that all licenses, qualificatio…Read more
Safety Director, Transportation/Shipping Tasks
- Interpret regulations into enforceable organization-wide policies that ensure safety and security of transportation of goods.
- Review and keep up to date permits, licenses and other safety paperwork.
- Conduct trainings on standard procedures, hazardous materials, work hours, and other compliance concerns.
- Respond to, evaluate, and recommend precautions for emergencies, accidents and damaged goods.
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Popular Skills for Safety Director, Transportation/Shipping
Skills in OSHA Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Safety Training, Regulatory Compliance, DOT Compliance and Safety Compliance.
Pay by Experience Level for Safety Director, Transportation/Shipping
An early career Safety Director, Transportation/Shipping with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $52,096 based on 25 salaries. A mid-career Safety Director, Transportation/Shipping with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,160 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Safety Director, Transportation/Shipping with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,838 based on 35 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $77,808.
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Employees with Safety Director, Transportation/Shipping in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 66.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (25.6% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (14.8% more).
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