Safety and Occupational Health Manager - Federal Salaries of 2008

Pay Rates for "Safety and Occupational Health Manager"

How much does a Safety and Occupational Health Manager in the federal government get paid? $82,486.76* *Based on the 2008 average.

Safety and Occupational Health Manager was the 101st most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2008, with 2,262 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2008, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration hired the most employees titled Safety And Occupational Health Managemen, with an average salary of $88,938.

Government Safety And Occupational Health Managemen jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Safety And Occupational Health Managemen job is GS-4, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is GS-15. Remember that the starting and maximum yearly pay listed above reflect base pay only - your actual salary will be higher based on the Locality Pay Adjustment for the area in which you work.

Job Description

This occupation includes positions that involve the management, administration, or operation of a safety and occupational health program or performance of administrative work concerned with safety and occupational health activities and includes the development, implementation, and evaluation of related program functions. The primary objective of this work is the elimination or minimization of human injury and property and productivity losses, caused by harmful contact incidents, through the design of effective management policies, programs, or practices. Safety and occupational health management work requires application of the knowledge of: (a) the principles, standards, and techniques of safety and occupational health management; and (b) pertinent elements of engineering, physical science, ergonomics, psychology, industrial hygiene, physiology, sociology, and other scientific and technological fields which contribute to the achievement of comprehensive safety and occupational health objectives.

Administrative and Management positions have a wide range of responsibilities. Management does not refer specifically to supervisors who directly manage organizations or teams. Rather jobs in this category deal with managing systems or processes such as finances, security systems, training programs, or marketing. For employees in this job category, promotions are typically given 2 grade increments at a time until GS-12 is reached.

Agencies that have hired a Safety and Occupational Health Manager

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 841 $88,937.91
Veterans Health Administration 305 $69,545.87
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 199 $69,970.18
Forest Service 92 $70,633.35
Department of Energy 89 $101,008.84
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 49 $80,016.20
Bureau of Land Management 46 $71,535.76
National Park Service 39 $71,183.13
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 37 $77,294.65
Internal Revenue Service 35 $74,295.26
Federal Aviation Administration 34 $86,595.44
Agricultural Research Service 30 $71,912.20
National Institutes of Health 26 $86,140.42
Bureau of Reclamation 26 $72,799.23
U.S. Coast Guard 24 $84,627.38
John F. Kennedy Space Center 22 $80,961.32
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 20 $79,694.00
Public Buildings Service 20 $96,443.00
Environmental Protection Agency 17 $98,846.76
Federal Emergency Management Agency 17 $80,088.94
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 16 $88,181.19
Geological Survey 16 $84,258.44
Social Security Administration 15 $80,998.13
Indian Affairs 14 $68,029.07
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 13 $90,803.77
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 12 $79,779.08
Indian Health Service 12 $63,603.58
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 11 $73,126.18
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 10 $91,866.70
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 9 $80,439.22
Food and Drug Administration 9 $92,750.22
Drug Enforcement Administration 8 $81,922.13
U.S. Mint 8 $85,288.00
Federal Bureau of Investigation 8 $83,013.75
Department of State 7 $108,546.29
Headquarters, Nasa 6 $105,635.33
Food Safety and Inspection Service 5 $83,149.20
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 5 $113,843.80
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 5 $99,739.20
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 5 $95,131.20
Transportation Security Administration 5 $101,947.00
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 5 $71,948.00
National Institute of Standards and Technology 4 $118,844.50
Langley Research Center 4 $77,458.75
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 4 $119,090.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 4 $78,729.25
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 3 $111,587.00
Ames Research Center 3 $106,426.67
Goddard Space Flight Center 3 $80,591.00
John C. Stennis Space Center 3 $77,262.33
Bureau of the Public Debt 3 $67,354.33
Departmental Offices 3 $100,486.00
Departmental Administration 3 $132,496.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 3 $108,767.67
Bureau of the Census 2 $62,461.50
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 2 $116,821.00
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 2 $71,492.50
Government Printing Office 2 $78,142.00
Dryden Flight Research Center 2 $110,032.50
National Gallery of Art 2 $114,996.00
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 2 $89,734.50
Maritime Administration 2 $75,177.50
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 2 $87,249.00
National Cemetery Administration 2 $102,092.00
Office of Personnel Management 1 $81,804.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 1 $141,288.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 1 $91,259.00
Armed Forces Retirement Home 1 $88,372.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 1 $65,315.00
Broadcasting Board of Governors 1 $102,523.00
Small Business Administration 1 $86,876.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $94,025.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 1 $114,372.00
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 1 $90,698.00
Rural Housing Service 1 $99,557.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $120,907.00
National Transportation Safety Board 1 $107,836.00
Natural Resources Conservation Service 1 $82,961.00
Mine Safety and Health Administration 1 $146,071.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 1 $119,161.00
Agency for International Development 1 $104,569.00
Office of Management (Department of Education) 1 $99,557.00
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 1 $85,438.00
Patent and Trademark Office 1 $94,025.00
Presidio Trust 1 $100,352.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 1 $78,083.00
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 1 $102,323.00
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 1 $84,913.00
Financial Management Service 1 $94,025.00
U.S. Secret Service 1 $112,047.00
National Science Foundation 1 $134,538.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $105,088.00
National Archives and Records Administration 1 $96,791.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $99,939.00

Safety and Occupational Health Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Safety and Occupational Health Manager is $82,486.76. The highest paid Safety and Occupational Health Manager made $205,800 in 2008.

Common Safety and Occupational Health Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Safety And Occupational Health Managemen Employees
GS - General Schedule 2,036
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 100
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 31
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 29
ZA - Administrative 16
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 15
ES - Senior Executive Service 13
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 5
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 5
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 3
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 2
EK - Nat Defense Auth Act 1995 Energy Exc Svc 2
PG - Printing Office Grades 1
PU - Gpo, White-collar, 10% Night Rate 1
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 1
CG - Corporate Graded 1
CM - Fdic Suprv And Mangr Pos Below Exec Lev 1

Starting Paygrade: $26,233.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $138,572.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10
Category: Administrative and Management

Other Jobs at the GS-4 Paygrade

GS-4 is the starting paygrade for Safety and Occupational Health Management jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-4 paygrade.

Occupation Occupation Category Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Rehabilitation Therapy AssistantTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Forestry TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Human Resources ManagementAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Clerk-TypistClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Miscellaneous Administration and ProgramAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15

Average Safety And Occupational Health Managemen Pay Trend from 2004 to 2018

In 2004, the average pay for a Safety and Occupational Health Manager was $73,273. Since then, the average pay has increased to $93,078 in 2018.

Data Sources

The information provided on these pages is sourced from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Enterprise Human Resources Integration (EHRI) dataset. Postal Service data is managed exclusively by the USPS . All information is displayed unmodified and as provided by the source agency.

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The series code of this occupation is 0018.

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