Occupational Health and Safety Specialist Salary Information in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington

The annual and hourly salary statistics of occupational health and safety specialists in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of occupational health and safety specialists in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area 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 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,550
25th Percentile Wage
$57,680
50th Percentile Wage
$65,470
75th Percentile Wage
$78,000
90th Percentile Wage
$90,160

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for occupational health and safety specialists in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $90,160. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $65,470. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $52,550.

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
$65,470
7.96% 2.26%
2016
$60,260
2.82% -
2015
$58,560
-3.71% -
2014
$60,730
-5.37% -
2012
$63,990
- -

Table 3. Compare Occupational Health and Safety Specialist Salary in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area with Other Washington Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $65,470 in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for occupational health and safety specialists in state of Washington. In comparison, the annual salary of occupational health and safety specialists in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area is 25.0 percent (25.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Kennewick-Pasco-Richland and 12.8 percent (12.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$87,320
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$82,140
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$81,840
Bremerton-Silverdale
$78,000
Tacoma
$78,000
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$71,170
Yakima
$67,370
Olympia
$67,010
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$66,230
Bellingham
$65,950
Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$65,470
Mount Vernon-Anacortes
$65,460
Longview
$64,420
Spokane
$61,790
Central Washington nonmetropolitan area
$61,090
Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$57,060



See also: Top paying jobs in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington.