Safety and Occupational Health Manager - Federal Salaries of 2011

Pay Rates for "Safety and Occupational Health Manager"

How much does a Safety and Occupational Health Manager in the federal government get paid? $86,820.83* *Based on the 2011 average.

Safety and Occupational Health Manager was the 97th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2011, with 2,496 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2011, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration hired the most employees titled Safety And Occupational Health Managemen, with an average salary of $91,823.

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 915 $91,822.95
Veterans Health Administration 345 $74,733.16
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 217 $74,119.56
Forest Service 118 $73,955.48
Department of Energy 76 $108,482.22
National Park Service 54 $76,458.11
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 51 $88,305.00
Bureau of Land Management 47 $75,675.13
Federal Aviation Administration 47 $90,741.91
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 39 $86,720.79
Internal Revenue Service 34 $77,793.50
Agricultural Research Service 32 $71,519.72
Bureau of Reclamation 32 $81,585.31
National Institutes of Health 25 $94,099.00
U.S. Coast Guard 23 $90,285.87
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 23 $89,022.78
Public Buildings Service 21 $99,851.62
Geological Survey 21 $89,520.95
John F. Kennedy Space Center 21 $86,872.57
Environmental Protection Agency 19 $101,355.68
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 17 $96,675.94
Indian Health Service 16 $69,633.13
Transportation Security Administration 15 $84,081.00
Federal Emergency Management Agency 14 $90,889.14
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 14 $96,479.36
Social Security Administration 14 $90,306.29
Indian Affairs 13 $75,696.69
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 13 $73,305.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 12 $82,372.92
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 12 $99,842.25
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 12 $96,157.75
Food and Drug Administration 11 $97,886.82
National Institute of Standards and Technology 10 $129,717.70
Drug Enforcement Administration 10 $94,021.20
Federal Bureau of Investigation 9 $95,372.11
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 9 $91,172.22
U.S. Mint 9 $85,886.44
Department of State 8 $122,043.75
Headquarters, Nasa 7 $125,378.71
Goddard Space Flight Center 6 $104,694.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 6 $104,825.67
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 5 $75,316.20
Langley Research Center 5 $89,137.40
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 4 $115,318.25
Bureau of the Census 4 $72,562.50
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 4 $129,565.25
Dryden Flight Research Center 4 $110,673.50
Maritime Administration 4 $79,932.50
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 4 $108,503.50
Food Safety and Inspection Service 3 $97,144.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 3 $109,076.00
Ames Research Center 3 $119,062.33
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 3 $126,553.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 2 $137,387.50
National Cemetery Administration 2 $110,813.00
Federal Acquisition Service 2 $70,419.00
U.S. Secret Service 2 $109,311.50
Departmental Administration 2 $101,809.50
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 2 $87,845.50
Government Printing Office 2 $89,447.50
National Science Foundation 2 $147,697.00
National Gallery of Art 2 $126,175.00
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 2 $98,961.50
Bureau of the Public Debt 2 $77,369.00
Departmental Offices 2 $87,711.50
Mine Safety and Health Administration 1 $147,857.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $115,731.00
Office of Management (Department of Education) 1 $109,807.00
National Transportation Safety Board 1 $123,144.00
Office of Personnel Management 1 $94,969.00
Presidio Trust 1 $107,089.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 1 $145,885.00
Armed Forces Retirement Home 1 $59,321.00
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 1 $73,396.00
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 1 $95,459.00
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 1 $106,839.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $61,952.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 1 $87,929.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $103,872.00
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 1 $122,744.00
Financial Management Service 1 $103,872.00
Rural Housing Service 1 $109,807.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $119,238.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 1 $159,135.00
Natural Resources Conservation Service 1 $123,738.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $53,500.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 1 $75,689.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 1 $94,969.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 1 $103,872.00
Broadcasting Board of Governors 1 $104,122.00
Patent and Trademark Office 1 $106,839.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 1 $112,224.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $133,264.00
National Archives and Records Administration 1 $100,904.00

Safety and Occupational Health Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Safety and Occupational Health Manager is $86,820.83. The highest paid Safety and Occupational Health Manager made $180,255 in 2011.

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 45
ZA - Administrative 25
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 15
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 15
ES - Senior Executive Service 12
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 11
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 3
AP - Admin, Profess, & Scientific Career Path 3
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 3
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 2
EK - Nat Defense Auth Act 1995 Energy Exc Svc 2
PG - Printing Office Grades 1
PU - Gpo, White-collar, 10% Night Rate 1
CG - Corporate Graded 1
CM - Fdic Suprv And Mangr Pos Below Exec Lev 1

Starting Paygrade: $26,915.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $142,180.00 / 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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