The annual and hourly salary statistics of occupational health and safety specialists in Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of occupational health and safety specialists in Kennewick-Pasco-Richland 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||$28,990|
|25th Percentile Wage||$67,710|
|50th Percentile Wage||$87,320|
|75th Percentile Wage||$106,900|
|90th Percentile Wage||$127,350|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for occupational health and safety specialists in Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $127,350. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $28,990.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of occupational health and safety specialists from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $87,320, Kennewick-Pasco-Richland is the highest paying city for occupational health and safety specialists in state of Washington, followed by Seattle-Bellevue-Everett (median annual salary $82,140). In comparison, the median annual salary of occupational health and safety specialists in Kennewick-Pasco-Richland is 5.9 percent (5.9%) higher than that in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett.
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