Safety Director

Safety Director Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$96,000
$66,000
Min 10%
$96,000
Median 50%
$139,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Netflix
Highest Paying City
South San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
New Mexico
Average Experience Level
4.2 years
How much does a safety director make?
The national average salary for a Safety Director in the United States is $96,824 per year or $46.55 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $139,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $67,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for Safety Directors are in Health Care companies and Manufacturing companies. Some of the states with the best Safety Director salaries are New Mexico, District of Columbia, California, Maryland, and Pennsylvania. Most Safety Directors spend 4.2 years in the position.
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Average Safety Director Salary By Location

As a Safety Director in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $96,824 per year or $46.55 per hour. The top city when it comes to Safety Director salaries is South San Francisco, CA at $133,289 per year. The average starting salary in South San Francisco, CA for Safety Directors is $71,000. New Mexico, District of Columbia, California, Maryland, and Pennsylvania are the states with the highest payscale for Safety Directors. Iowa, Alaska, Montana, Wisconsin, and South Dakota are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
South San Francisco, CA
$133,289
2
Washington, DC
$123,891
3
Philadelphia, PA
$118,839
4
Austin, TX
$116,958
5
Rockville, MD
$116,059

Average Safety Director Salary By Company

There is good job security in Safety Director positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Most Safety Director jobs are in Health Care companies and Health Care companies. Safety Directors at Netflix and Detroit Medical Center report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like Randstad USA and Bristol-Myers Squibb report highly competitive salaries for Safety Directors.

Average Safety Director Pay By Industry

Safety Director salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Health Care companies, Hospitality companies, and Transportation companies pay their Safety Directors well. Health Care companies pay their Safety Directors the highest wages, averaging $100,772 per year. Hospitality companies and Transportation companies pay well too, at $100,744 and $99,301, respectively. The average salary for Safety Directors in the Retail industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $93,338.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$100,772
2
Hospitality
$100,744
3
Transportation
$99,301
4
Manufacturing
$98,172
5
Energy
$97,844

Recently Added Safety Director Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Coachella Valley Unified
Safety Director
01/25/2020
$97,296
12/28/2019
$48,051
Kirkwood School District
Safety Director
12/20/2019
$82,118
12/08/2019
$79,539
Holman Logistics
Safety Director
11/20/2019
$140,000
11/18/2019
$88,852
New York State Civil Service
Occupational Health and Safety Environment Director
11/01/2019
$135,179
YMCA
Safety Director
10/31/2019
$42,000
Holman Logistics
Safety Director
10/31/2019
$140,000
10/26/2019
$39,585
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