Occupational Health and Safety Specialist and Technician Salary in Sector of Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

The salary statistics of occupational health and safety specialists and technicians in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare occupational health and safety specialist and technician salaries in different industries within the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector.

Average Annual Salary of Occupational Health and Safety Specialists and Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,430
25th Percentile Wage
$52,840
50th Percentile Wage
$69,720
75th Percentile Wage
$90,660
90th Percentile Wage
$111,630

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for occupational health and safety specialists and technicians in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) occupational health and safety specialists and technicians is $111,630. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $69,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid occupational health and safety specialists and technicians is $40,430.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of occupational health and safety specialists and technicians in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$69,720
23.41% 17.48%
2016
$53,400
-6.10% -
2015
$56,660
18.53% -
2014
$46,160
-8.04% -
2013
$49,870
-15.36% -
2012
$57,530
- -

Compare Occupational Health and Safety Specialist and Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Sector

The average salaries of occupational health and safety specialists and technicians in six industries in the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for occupational health and safety specialist and technician occupations is the amusement, gambling, and recreation industries industry with an annual salary $73,720. The lowest paying industry is the performing arts, spectator sports, and related industries industry (annual salary $18,190). For detailed occupational health and safety specialist and technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries
$73,720
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries
$73,010
Gambling Industries
$59,790
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$55,990
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$55,990
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries
$18,190

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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