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Safety and Occupational Health Manager - Federal Salaries of 2010

Pay Rates for "Safety and Occupational Health Manager"

How much does a Safety and Occupational Health Manager in the federal government get paid? $85,799.98* *Based on the 2010 average.

Safety and Occupational Health Manager was the 98th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2010, with 2,491 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2010, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration hired the most employees titled Safety And Occupational Health Managemen, with an average salary of $90,433.

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 931 $90,433.38
Veterans Health Administration 340 $72,884.23
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 213 $72,735.29
Forest Service 112 $74,653.11
Department of Energy 84 $106,961.39
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 51 $86,570.12
National Park Service 49 $75,911.69
Bureau of Land Management 48 $74,508.46
Federal Aviation Administration 46 $89,311.39
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 41 $86,298.76
Internal Revenue Service 35 $76,123.49
Agricultural Research Service 31 $76,149.10
Bureau of Reclamation 30 $80,009.37
U.S. Coast Guard 26 $88,436.12
National Institutes of Health 25 $92,637.44
John F. Kennedy Space Center 23 $87,008.13
Public Buildings Service 22 $97,986.00
Geological Survey 22 $88,330.14
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 21 $88,734.67
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 18 $93,517.67
Environmental Protection Agency 17 $104,056.18
Federal Emergency Management Agency 17 $88,364.59
Social Security Administration 16 $85,969.63
Indian Health Service 14 $69,557.79
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 14 $80,489.29
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 13 $93,840.46
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 13 $101,094.38
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 13 $95,409.38
Indian Affairs 12 $80,676.92
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 11 $73,269.64
Drug Enforcement Administration 11 $93,755.45
Food and Drug Administration 10 $95,668.10
Transportation Security Administration 10 $89,766.30
Federal Bureau of Investigation 10 $92,250.60
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 9 $88,377.33
U.S. Mint 9 $89,172.44
Department of State 7 $118,923.57
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 6 $103,330.83
National Institute of Standards and Technology 5 $128,343.00
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 5 $73,654.20
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 5 $123,809.40
Headquarters, Nasa 5 $131,169.20
Langley Research Center 5 $86,979.00
Dryden Flight Research Center 4 $108,894.75
Goddard Space Flight Center 4 $96,942.75
Maritime Administration 4 $77,737.75
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 4 $109,178.50
Government Printing Office 3 $96,007.33
Ames Research Center 3 $117,286.33
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 3 $128,762.00
Food Safety and Inspection Service 3 $81,356.33
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 3 $128,618.33
Departmental Offices 3 $103,804.33
Federal Acquisition Service 2 $68,532.50
Bureau of the Public Debt 2 $73,825.50
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 2 $117,614.00
National Cemetery Administration 2 $110,813.00
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 2 $85,511.00
National Science Foundation 2 $146,697.00
Office of Personnel Management 2 $90,422.50
Armed Forces Retirement Home 2 $76,122.50
National Gallery of Art 2 $122,756.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 2 $83,585.50
Bureau of the Census 2 $54,201.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 2 $130,029.50
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 2 $98,097.50
Broadcasting Board of Governors 1 $103,872.00
Departmental Administration 1 $157,798.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 1 $109,917.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $103,872.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $112,224.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 1 $86,418.00
Rural Housing Service 1 $109,807.00
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 1 $103,872.00
Financial Management Service 1 $103,872.00
Natural Resources Conservation Service 1 $119,238.00
National Transportation Safety Board 1 $119,238.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 1 $160,635.00
Presidio Trust 1 $107,089.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 1 $140,259.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 1 $73,396.00
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 1 $71,102.00
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 1 $92,732.00
Agency for International Development 1 $115,731.00
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 1 $119,238.00
Patent and Trademark Office 1 $103,872.00
U.S. Secret Service 1 $124,142.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 1 $126,251.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $119,238.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $133,264.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 1 $100,904.00
Office of Management (Department of Education) 1 $109,807.00

Safety and Occupational Health Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Safety and Occupational Health Manager is $85,799.98. The highest paid Safety and Occupational Health Manager made $179,655 in 2010.

Common Safety and Occupational Health Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Safety And Occupational Health Managemen Employees
GS - General Schedule 2,243
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 113
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 44
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 20
ZA - Administrative 20
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 12
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 10
ES - Senior Executive Service 10
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 3
AP - Admin, Profess, & Scientific Career Path 3
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 3
PG - Printing Office Grades 2
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 2
EK - Nat Defense Auth Act 1995 Energy Exc Svc 2
CM - Fdic Suprv And Mangr Pos Below Exec Lev 1
PU - Gpo, White-collar, 10% Night Rate 1
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 1
CG - Corporate Graded 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 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a Safety and Occupational Health Manager was $73,273. Since then, the average pay has increased to $92,400 in 2017.

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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