Health and Safety Engineer, Except Mining Safety Engineer and Inspectors Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

The salary statistics of health and safety engineers, except mining safety engineers and inspectors in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare health and safety engineer, except mining safety engineer and inspectors salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Average Annual Salary of Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,260
25th Percentile Wage
$57,280
50th Percentile Wage
$87,710
75th Percentile Wage
$113,960
90th Percentile Wage
$126,530

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for health and safety engineers, except mining safety engineers and inspectors in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) health and safety engineers, except mining safety engineers and inspectors is $126,530. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $87,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid health and safety engineers, except mining safety engineers and inspectors is $41,260.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of health and safety engineers, except mining safety engineers and inspectors in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$87,710
1.40% 3.29%
2016
$86,480
-1.76% -
2015
$88,000
0.90% -
2014
$87,210
-0.18% -
2013
$87,370
2.92% -
2012
$84,820
- -

Compare Health and Safety Engineer, Except Mining Safety Engineer and Inspectors Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of health and safety engineers, except mining safety engineers and inspectors in eight industries in the federal, state, and local government sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for health and safety engineer, except mining safety engineer and inspectors occupations is the federal executive branch (oes designation) industry with an annual salary $110,440. The lowest paying industry is the local government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) industry (annual salary $61,590). For detailed health and safety engineer, except mining safety engineer and inspectors salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$110,440
Federal government, including USPS
$110,330
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$101,830
State government, including schools and hospitals
$95,840
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$87,710
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$84,990
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$61,960
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$61,590

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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