Occupational Health and Safety Specialist Salary Information in Kansas

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,210
25th Percentile Wage
$48,980
50th Percentile Wage
$60,410
75th Percentile Wage
$80,760
90th Percentile Wage
$97,290

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for occupational health and safety specialists in Kansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $97,290. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $60,410. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $41,210.

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
$60,410
2.17% 11.14%
2016
$59,100
6.51% -
2015
$55,250
1.74% -
2014
$54,290
0.96% -
2013
$53,770
0.17% -
2012
$53,680
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Occupational Health and Safety Specialists in Kansas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of occupational health and safety specialists in some Kansas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of occupational health and safety specialists in state of Kansas ranges from $46,630 to $63,180. The highest paying area for occupational health and safety specialists in Kansas is Wichita with a median annual salary of $63,180. The second highest paying city/area in Kansas State is Kansas nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $62,940). The lowest paying area is Lawrence with a median annual salary of $46,630.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Wichita
$63,180
Kansas nonmetropolitan area
$62,940
Manhattan
$60,720
Topeka
$52,970
Lawrence
$46,630




Related:

💰 Highest paying cities for occupational health and safety specialists

💰 Highest paying industries for occupational health and safety specialists.