Safety and Occupational Health Manager - Federal Salaries of 2012

Pay Rates for "Safety and Occupational Health Manager"

How much does a Safety and Occupational Health Manager in the federal government get paid? $86,749.50* *Based on the 2012 average.

Safety and Occupational Health Manager was the 98th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2012, with 2,527 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2012, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration hired the most employees titled Safety And Occupational Health Managemen, with an average salary of $92,316.

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 906 $92,315.82
Veterans Health Administration 352 $75,172.15
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 219 $73,247.48
Forest Service 140 $70,237.36
Department of Energy 75 $108,886.91
National Park Service 52 $76,448.67
Bureau of Land Management 50 $78,250.32
Federal Aviation Administration 50 $92,253.16
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 47 $89,406.40
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 39 $87,941.38
Bureau of Reclamation 34 $81,173.71
Transportation Security Administration 31 $80,209.68
Internal Revenue Service 29 $77,717.10
Agricultural Research Service 28 $75,060.96
National Institutes of Health 25 $96,653.68
U.S. Coast Guard 24 $89,226.96
Geological Survey 22 $89,551.32
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 22 $91,639.64
John F. Kennedy Space Center 21 $86,408.14
Public Buildings Service 21 $101,146.19
Indian Health Service 18 $70,164.11
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 18 $96,840.61
Environmental Protection Agency 18 $100,197.67
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 14 $73,348.57
Federal Emergency Management Agency 14 $92,126.86
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 14 $95,619.57
Indian Affairs 12 $78,333.42
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 12 $95,893.25
Food and Drug Administration 12 $101,065.58
National Institute of Standards and Technology 12 $127,032.33
Federal Bureau of Investigation 11 $92,718.55
Social Security Administration 11 $94,451.64
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 11 $79,690.82
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 10 $102,597.90
Drug Enforcement Administration 10 $94,466.90
U.S. Mint 9 $85,839.44
Department of State 8 $123,224.13
Goddard Space Flight Center 7 $105,110.29
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 7 $88,242.71
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 5 $129,727.60
Headquarters, Nasa 5 $118,098.60
Langley Research Center 5 $90,068.40
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 5 $76,009.20
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 4 $116,493.75
Bureau of the Census 4 $77,774.75
Dryden Flight Research Center 4 $113,349.00
Maritime Administration 4 $77,391.50
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 4 $110,164.00
Departmental Administration 3 $102,047.00
Bureau of the Public Debt 3 $68,845.67
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 3 $75,334.67
Government Printing Office 3 $87,357.67
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 3 $128,789.33
Food Safety and Inspection Service 3 $111,100.67
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 3 $105,779.67
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 2 $99,826.00
Departmental Offices 2 $88,714.50
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 2 $89,599.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 2 $122,818.00
National Science Foundation 2 $147,879.50
National Cemetery Administration 2 $97,596.50
Armed Forces Retirement Home 2 $73,044.50
National Gallery of Art 2 $125,333.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 2 $146,215.00
Federal Acquisition Service 2 $72,741.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 2 $121,160.50
U.S. Secret Service 2 $114,089.00
National Transportation Safety Board 2 $125,313.50
National Archives and Records Administration 1 $100,904.00
Office of Management (Department of Education) 1 $109,807.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $115,731.00
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 1 $109,807.00
Presidio Trust 1 $107,389.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 1 $144,385.00
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 1 $76,410.00
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 1 $95,459.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $66,630.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $107,389.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 1 $87,929.00
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 1 $122,744.00
Natural Resources Conservation Service 1 $122,744.00
Financial Management Service 1 $106,839.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $55,283.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 1 $97,936.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 1 $75,689.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 1 $103,872.00
Agency for International Development 1 $74,872.00
Broadcasting Board of Governors 1 $106,839.00
Patent and Trademark Office 1 $97,936.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 1 $115,731.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $133,264.00
Ames Research Center 1 $115,058.00
Mine Safety and Health Administration 1 $147,857.00

Safety and Occupational Health Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Safety and Occupational Health Manager is $86,749.50. The highest paid Safety and Occupational Health Manager made $215,586 in 2012.

Common Safety and Occupational Health Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Safety And Occupational Health Managemen Employees
GS - General Schedule 2,248
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 121
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 48
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 31
ZA - Administrative 25
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 14
ES - Senior Executive Service 13
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 11
AP - Admin, Profess, & Scientific Career Path 3
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 2
PG - Printing Office Grades 2
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 2
EK - Nat Defense Auth Act 1995 Energy Exc Svc 2
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 2
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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