Safety and Occupational Health Manager - Federal Salaries of 2014

Pay Rates for "Safety and Occupational Health Manager"

How much does a Safety and Occupational Health Manager in the federal government get paid? $87,962.91* *Based on the 2014 average.

Safety and Occupational Health Manager was the 124th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2014, with 2,497 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2014, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration hired the most employees titled Safety And Occupational Health Managemen, with an average salary of $93,959.

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 872 $93,958.77
Veterans Health Administration 356 $75,547.27
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 221 $72,151.21
Forest Service 149 $71,797.00
Department of Energy 71 $111,013.24
Federal Aviation Administration 61 $93,122.02
National Park Service 56 $75,895.04
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 45 $93,462.29
Transportation Security Administration 44 $80,801.18
Bureau of Land Management 44 $80,325.95
Bureau of Reclamation 39 $79,341.51
Agricultural Research Service 30 $77,392.83
Internal Revenue Service 29 $76,366.03
U.S. Coast Guard 28 $89,897.00
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 27 $90,814.19
National Institutes of Health 25 $99,087.32
John F. Kennedy Space Center 21 $90,740.76
Geological Survey 20 $96,023.95
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 19 $87,889.37
Environmental Protection Agency 18 $107,344.39
Federal Emergency Management Agency 18 $88,846.28
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 15 $101,029.73
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 15 $95,414.67
Indian Health Service 15 $74,448.20
Public Buildings Service 14 $104,452.71
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 13 $83,889.00
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 13 $101,085.38
Social Security Administration 12 $90,022.25
Indian Affairs 11 $80,665.45
Food and Drug Administration 11 $105,051.09
U.S. Mint 11 $96,309.82
National Institute of Standards and Technology 10 $127,861.40
Federal Bureau of Investigation 10 $102,720.10
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 10 $113,885.60
Drug Enforcement Administration 9 $98,875.22
Langley Research Center 7 $86,909.14
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 7 $83,349.57
Goddard Space Flight Center 6 $104,638.83
Department of State 5 $131,608.00
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 5 $78,590.20
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 5 $135,955.40
Bureau of the Census 5 $88,277.60
Bureau of the Fiscal Service 4 $82,210.25
Dryden Flight Research Center 4 $117,382.25
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 4 $117,531.75
Departmental Administration 4 $116,972.75
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 4 $111,540.75
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 3 $114,295.33
Maritime Administration 3 $85,012.33
Government Printing Office 3 $92,034.67
Headquarters, Nasa 3 $127,505.33
Food Safety and Inspection Service 3 $122,775.67
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 3 $118,123.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 2 $159,136.50
National Cemetery Administration 2 $100,962.00
Federal Acquisition Service 2 $74,799.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 2 $104,836.50
Program Support Center 2 $88,218.50
Ous for Science and Technology 2 $86,610.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 2 $125,953.50
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 2 $100,754.00
U.S. Secret Service 2 $120,483.00
National Science Foundation 2 $149,381.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 2 $90,698.00
Ames Research Center 2 $140,978.00
Armed Forces Retirement Home 2 $80,018.50
National Transportation Safety Board 2 $132,503.00
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 2 $101,696.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 2 $98,049.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 2 $135,702.00
Patent and Trademark Office 1 $101,914.00
National Gallery of Art 1 $141,244.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 1 $106,263.00
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 1 $116,901.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $138,136.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 1 $149,993.00
Mine Safety and Health Administration 1 $149,993.00
Departmental Offices 1 $117,423.00
Office of Management (Department of Education) 1 $113,904.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $120,429.00
Presidio Trust 1 $109,231.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 1 $78,762.00
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 1 $69,497.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 1 $107,909.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 1 $114,546.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $69,400.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 1 $120,429.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $107,909.00
National Archives and Records Administration 1 $104,911.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 1 $103,664.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $123,970.00
Agency for International Development 1 $106,263.00
Office of Personnel Management 1 $89,924.00

Safety and Occupational Health Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Safety and Occupational Health Manager is $87,962.91. The highest paid Safety and Occupational Health Manager made $198,587 in 2014.

Common Safety and Occupational Health Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Safety And Occupational Health Managemen Employees
GS - General Schedule 2,191
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 124
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 59
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 44
ZA - Administrative 22
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 18
ES - Senior Executive Service 12
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 12
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 5
PG - Printing Office Grades 3
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 2
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 2
EK - Nat Defense Auth Act 1995 Energy Exc Svc 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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