Average Safety Manager Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for a Safety Manager is $74,134

Base Salary
$52k - $104k
$984 - $11k
Profit Sharing
$895 - $12k
$0 - $12k
Total Pay
$47k - $108k
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What is the Pay by Experience Level for Safety Managers?

What Do Safety Managers Do?

Safety Manager Tasks
  • Participate in the development of safety and health policies, practices and procedures.
  • Ensure company compliance with all applicable laws governing environmental health and safety.
  • Conduct and coordinate safety inspections.
  • Lead the investigation of accidents and injuries, and cooperate in the preparation of material for hearings and insurance investigations.
  • Design and train all levels of employees.
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How do Safety Managers Rate Their Jobs?

4.1 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
Based on 600 responses, the job of Safety Manager has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.12 out of 5. On average, Safety Managers are highly satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Safety Managers

What is the highest pay for Safety Managers?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Safety Manager is $104k / year

What is the lowest pay for Safety Managers?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Safety Manager is $52k / year

How can Safety Managers increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Safety Manager is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Safety Manager that oversees more junior Safety Managers, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.