Occupational Health and Safety Technician Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for occupational health and safety technicians in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of occupational health and safety technicians among Florida 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 Technicians in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,790
25th Percentile Wage
$33,790
50th Percentile Wage
$39,720
75th Percentile Wage
$50,920
90th Percentile Wage
$68,230

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for occupational health and safety technicians in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $68,230. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,790.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$39,720
-2.87% -15.48%
2016
$40,860
-11.80% -
2015
$45,680
-7.55% -
2014
$49,130
-0.85% -
2013
$49,550
7.43% -
2012
$45,870
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Occupational Health and Safety Technicians in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of occupational health and safety technicians in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of occupational health and safety technicians in state of Florida ranges from $33,610 to $55,790. The highest paying area for occupational health and safety technicians in Florida is Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $55,790. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater (mean annual salary $46,600). The lowest paying area is Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach with a median annual salary of $33,610.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area
$55,790
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$46,600
Jacksonville
$46,110
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$43,930
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$38,260
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$37,760
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$35,690
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$33,610




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