Occupational Health and Safety Technician Salary Information in Ohio

The average annual and hourly salaries for occupational health and safety technicians in the state of Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of occupational health and safety technicians among Ohio 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Occupational Health and Safety Technicians in Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,100
25th Percentile Wage
$38,790
50th Percentile Wage
$48,530
75th Percentile Wage
$59,410
90th Percentile Wage
$70,310

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for occupational health and safety technicians in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $70,310. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,530. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32,100.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.43
25th Percentile Wage
$18.64
50th Percentile Wage
$23.33
75th Percentile Wage
$28.56
90th Percentile Wage
$33.79

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for occupational health and safety technicians in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $33.79. The median hourly salary is $23.33. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.43.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of occupational health and safety technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201648,530-6.12%8.84%
201551,5001.59%-
201450,6803.39%-
201348,9609.64%-
201244,240--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of occupational health and safety technicians in some Ohio cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of occupational health and safety technicians in state of Ohio ranges from $39,700 to $52,580. The highest paying area for occupational health and safety technicians in Ohio is Cincinnati-Middletown with a median annual salary of $52,580. The second highest paying city/area in Ohio State is Akron (mean annual salary $52,080). The lowest paying area is Dayton with a median annual salary of $39,700.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cincinnati-Middletown
$52,580
Akron
$52,080
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$51,500
Toledo
$49,750
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$49,050
Columbus
$46,600
Canton-Massillon
$42,350
Dayton
$39,700


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