Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Safety Director is $78,400
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Safety Directors?
An entry-level Safety Director with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $52,432 based on 27 salaries. An early career Safety Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,036 based on 356 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Safety Directors Do?
Safety directors are responsible for managing all health and safety program initiatives across their companies to maintain a safe, healthy workplace for all employees. This includes the development of a safety strategy and ownership of the departmental budget. They also manage all internal and external relationships as they relate to government requirements and internal policy compliance.
Day-to-day activities include maintaining a culture of safety through the development of systems, …Read more
- Assist and monitor projects across multiple facilities or locations.
- Make recommendations for performance improvement, and collaborate with other department personnel in information management activities.
- Develop and implement safety strategies through training, inspections, and performance reviews.