The annual and hourly salary statistics of occupational health and safety technicians in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of occupational health and safety technicians in Durham-Chapel Hill is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$39,820|
|25th Percentile Wage||$50,060|
|50th Percentile Wage||$60,090|
|75th Percentile Wage||$70,980|
|90th Percentile Wage||$79,080|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for occupational health and safety technicians in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $79,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $60,090. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $39,820.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of occupational health and safety technicians from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $60,090, Durham-Chapel Hill is the highest paying city for occupational health and safety technicians in state of North Carolina, followed by Raleigh-Cary (median annual salary $49,540). In comparison, the median annual salary of occupational health and safety technicians in Durham-Chapel Hill is 17.6 percent (17.6%) higher than that in Raleigh-Cary.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Durham-Chapel Hill|| |