Occupational Health and Safety Specialist Salary Information in Connecticut

The average annual and hourly salaries for occupational health and safety specialists in the state of Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of occupational health and safety specialists among Connecticut metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Occupational Health and Safety Specialists in Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$57,200
25th Percentile Wage
$69,420
50th Percentile Wage
$82,710
75th Percentile Wage
$96,940
90th Percentile Wage
$107,000

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for occupational health and safety specialists in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $107,000. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $82,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $57,200.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of occupational health and safety specialists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$82,710
5.14% 13.70%
2016
$78,460
2.04% -
2015
$76,860
2.97% -
2014
$74,580
1.11% -
2013
$73,750
3.21% -
2012
$71,380
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Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Occupational Health and Safety Specialists in Connecticut Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of occupational health and safety specialists in some Connecticut cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of occupational health and safety specialists in state of Connecticut ranges from $79,160 to $83,210. The highest paying area for occupational health and safety specialists in Connecticut is Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford with a median annual salary of $83,210. The second highest paying city/area in Connecticut State is New Haven (mean annual salary $80,020). The lowest paying area is Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk with a median annual salary of $79,160.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$83,210
New Haven
$80,020
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$79,160




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