Health and Safety Engineer, Except Mining Safety Engineer and Inspectors Salary Information in Chattanooga, Tennessee

The annual and hourly salary statistics of health and safety engineers, except mining safety engineers and inspectors in Chattanooga, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of health and safety engineers, except mining safety engineers and inspectors in Chattanooga is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$73,450
25th Percentile Wage
$99,630
50th Percentile Wage
$115,090
75th Percentile Wage
$130,370
90th Percentile Wage
$139,500

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for health and safety engineers, except mining safety engineers and inspectors in Chattanooga, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $139,500. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $115,090. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $73,450.

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 from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$115,090
0.27% 34.64%
2016
$114,780
3.10% -
2015
$111,220
4.99% -
2014
$105,670
26.52% -
2013
$77,650
3.13% -
2012
$75,220
- -

Table 3. Compare Health and Safety Engineer, Except Mining Safety Engineer and Inspectors Salary in Chattanooga with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $115,090, Chattanooga is the highest paying city for health and safety engineers, except mining safety engineers and inspectors in state of Tennessee, followed by Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $106,570). In comparison, the median annual salary of health and safety engineers, except mining safety engineers and inspectors in Chattanooga is 7.4 percent (7.4%) higher than that in Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Chattanooga
$115,090
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$106,570
Knoxville
$97,850
Memphis
$70,630
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$66,870
Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$49,500
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$48,490



See also: Top paying jobs in Chattanooga, Tennessee.