$74,450
Avg. Salary
$29.60
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$3,555

Bonus

$3,000

Profit Sharing

$3,052

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Safety Manager, Construction is $29.60 per hour.

The average pay for a Safety Manager, Construction is $74,450 per year.

$17.57
10%
$29.60
50%
$54.26
90%
MEDIAN $29.60
$50k
10%
$74k
50%
$102k
90%
MEDIAN $74,450
$49,959 - $101,859
$50K
$74K
$100K
MEDIAN: $74,450
10%
50%
90%

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$17.57 - $54.26
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$0$111K
Salary $49,959 - $101,859
Bonus $296 - $10,433
Profit Sharing $1,920 - $7,149
Commission $3,052
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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$48,232 - $111,613
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 376
Hourly Data $0$68
Hourly Rate $17.57 - $54.26
Hourly Tips $10.03
Overtime $24.03 - $68.87
Annual Data $0$111K
Bonus $296 - $10,433
Commission $3,052
Profit Sharing $1,920 - $7,149
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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$48,232 - $111,613
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 152

Job Description for Safety Manager, Construction

Construction safety managers are responsible for managing all safety aspects during the construction process on behalf of their company. They are in charge of devising and implementing safety features for all staff to follow and striving to minimize construction accidents by ensuring established safety procedures are followed. They help with training efforts, and verify that all employees are using protective gear and following safety standards at all times. Other principal functions include communicating with construction professionals about ways to reduce accident exposure, providing support in safety matters, interacting with government officials to maintain onsite security, and communicating with clients and vendors to establish safety parameters.

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Safety Manager, Construction Tasks
  • Oversee and implement safety policies.
  • Track and investigate construction accidents to ensure compliance with safety policies.
  • Develop and execute employee safety education programs.

Common Career Paths for Safety Manager, Construction


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Construction Safety Managers' salaries tend to stay somewhat constant even when they advance into higher-level positions like Safety Director. On average, Safety Directors get paid about the same as Construction Safety Managers do.

Safety Manager, Construction Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Safety Manager, Construction

Pay by Experience for a Safety Manager, Construction has a positive trend. An entry-level Safety Manager, Construction with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 121 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Safety Manager, Construction with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 100 salaries. An experienced Safety Manager, Construction which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 99 salaries. A Safety Manager, Construction with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 40 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

1%

-3%

-19%

National Average: $75,458

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

Los Angeles offers some of the highest pay in the country for Construction Safety Managers, 34 percent above the national average. Construction Safety Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Baton Rouge (+22 percent), San Diego (+10 percent), New York (+8 percent), and Atlanta (+5 percent). The lowest-paying market is Raleigh, which sits 16 percent below the national average. Employers in Miami and Houston also lean toward paying below-median salaries (16 percent lower and 14 percent lower, respectively).

Safety Manager, Construction Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Safety Manager, Construction?

Safety Manager, Construction in Boise:
"Great place, great family life and great potential."
Pros: A better representation of my position and skill relative to my ability.
Cons: Traffic.

Safety Manager, Construction in Cincinnati:
"Not happy."
Pros: There's always something to do and it's close to family.
Cons: Traffic and it takes hours to drive anywhere.

Safety Manager, Construction in Raleigh:
"Safety Manager."
Pros: Opportunity to help other workers recognize hazards and way to minimize or eliminate them.
Cons: Its amazing how some people react to someone trying to help them do something safer.

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Key Stats for Safety Manager, Construction

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 80 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Safety Manager, Construction Salaries

▲18%

▲13%

National Average
$75,000

▼2%

▼22%

Skills That Affect Safety Manager, Construction Salaries

National Average
$75,000



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 80 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 21%