Safety and Occupational Health Manager - Federal Salaries of 2015

Pay Rates for "Safety and Occupational Health Manager"

How much does a Safety and Occupational Health Manager in the federal government get paid? $88,770.93* *Based on the 2015 average.

Safety and Occupational Health Manager was the 96th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2015, with 2,513 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2015, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration hired the most employees titled Safety And Occupational Health Managemen, with an average salary of $95,848.

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 861 $95,848.42
Veterans Health Administration 373 $76,370.73
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 230 $70,775.60
Forest Service 147 $73,664.02
Department of Energy 75 $111,029.55
Federal Aviation Administration 65 $94,507.45
National Park Service 55 $78,640.20
Bureau of Land Management 43 $81,339.12
Transportation Security Administration 42 $80,579.67
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 42 $94,678.57
Bureau of Reclamation 42 $78,075.17
Agricultural Research Service 33 $74,773.52
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 28 $94,763.25
Internal Revenue Service 26 $76,984.73
National Institutes of Health 23 $99,903.30
U.S. Coast Guard 23 $90,430.74
Geological Survey 23 $96,786.78
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 19 $91,383.21
Indian Health Service 18 $75,784.67
John F. Kennedy Space Center 18 $93,789.78
Environmental Protection Agency 18 $106,388.89
Public Buildings Service 17 $103,382.82
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 16 $101,929.75
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 16 $80,626.06
Indian Affairs 15 $74,957.73
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 14 $98,282.64
Federal Emergency Management Agency 14 $90,644.29
Social Security Administration 13 $91,561.77
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 12 $99,729.92
Food and Drug Administration 12 $107,573.58
U.S. Mint 10 $103,006.10
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 10 $119,043.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 10 $100,090.60
National Institute of Standards and Technology 8 $136,277.00
Federal Bureau of Investigation 8 $108,123.75
Langley Research Center 7 $89,693.00
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 7 $84,948.86
Bureau of the Census 5 $90,585.40
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 5 $78,333.80
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 5 $138,607.60
Food Safety and Inspection Service 5 $105,289.60
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 5 $116,292.20
Dryden Flight Research Center 4 $122,223.75
Goddard Space Flight Center 4 $115,195.50
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 4 $119,492.00
Maritime Administration 4 $74,871.75
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 4 $90,609.75
Departmental Administration 4 $121,070.00
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 4 $113,705.75
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 4 $78,240.75
Bureau of the Fiscal Service 4 $85,460.25
Headquarters, Nasa 3 $130,071.67
Office of Secretary of Transportation 3 $118,976.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 3 $122,157.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 3 $127,124.00
Government Printing Office 3 $94,889.00
National Transportation Safety Board 2 $133,830.50
Patent and Trademark Office 2 $90,928.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 2 $168,939.00
U.S. Secret Service 2 $122,635.00
Ous for Science and Technology 2 $92,329.00
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 2 $104,723.50
National Science Foundation 2 $147,287.00
Ames Research Center 2 $145,255.50
National Gallery of Art 2 $117,266.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $139,523.00
Armed Forces Retirement Home 1 $74,873.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1 $89,110.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $112,014.00
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 1 $63,066.00
Mine Safety and Health Administration 1 $155,705.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 1 $105,580.00
Departmental Offices 1 $118,057.00
Office of Management (Department of Education) 1 $115,041.00
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 1 $74,033.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $117,300.00
Federal Trade Commission 1 $125,713.00
Program Support Center 1 $118,057.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 1 $158,700.00
Presidio Trust 1 $110,869.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $72,554.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 1 $81,894.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 1 $109,187.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 1 $118,057.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 1 $121,635.00
National Cemetery Administration 1 $18,161.00
National Archives and Records Administration 1 $109,267.00
Agency for International Development 1 $110,902.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $125,213.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 1 $110,902.00
Office of Personnel Management 1 $94,751.00

Safety and Occupational Health Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Safety and Occupational Health Manager is $88,770.93. The highest paid Safety and Occupational Health Manager made $213,760 in 2015.

Common Safety and Occupational Health Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Safety And Occupational Health Managemen Employees
GS - General Schedule 2,215
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 126
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 65
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 42
ZA - Administrative 20
ES - Senior Executive Service 13
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 10
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 6
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 5
IC - Federal Emergency Management Agency Use 3
PG - Printing Office Grades 3
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

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The series code of this occupation is 0018.

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