Safety Manager Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$79,000
$51,000
Min 10%
$79,000
Median 50%
$122,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Google
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
3.8 years
How much does a safety manager make?
Safety Managers in America make, on average, $79,160 a year or $38.06 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 71,000. The top 10 percent earn over $122,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $51,000 annually. Construction companies and Manufacturing companies have the most job opportunities for Safety Managers. The best states for high paying Safety Manager jobs are California, Nevada, Utah, Delaware, and Maryland. The typical tenure for a Safety Manager is 3.8 years.

Average Safety Manager Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Safety Manager in the United States is $79,160 per year or $38.06 per hour. The top city when it comes to Safety Manager salaries is San Jose, CA at $105,182 per year. Even an entry-level Safety Manager makes $62,000 per year in San Jose, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to Safety Manager salaries are California, Nevada, Utah, Delaware, and Maryland. Indiana, North Carolina, Wisconsin, Alabama, and Minnesota are the lowest earners.

Map of Safety Manager Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Safety Managers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Safety Manager Salary By Company

Safety Managers can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Safety Managers are in Construction companies and Manufacturing companies. Google and Netflix are the best paying companies for Safety Managers. In addition, companies like eBay and Nvidia report highly competitive salaries for Safety Managers.
Company
Average Salary
$118,652
$119k
$112,344
$112k
$103,304
$103k
$103,055
$103k
$101,307
$101k
$99,766
$100k

Average Safety Manager Pay By Industry

Wages for Safety Managers can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Energy companies, Construction companies, and Manufacturing companies pay their Safety Managers well. Salaries for Safety Managers in Energy companies average $82,128 annually, while Construction companies and Manufacturing companies pay $81,762 and $79,910, respectively. The average salary for Safety Managers in the Hospitality industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $72,865.
Industry
Average Salary
Energy
Energy
$82,128
$82k
Construction
Construction
$81,762
$82k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$79,910
$80k
Utilities
Utilities
$79,630
$80k
Retail
Retail
$78,973
$79k
Transportation
Transportation
$76,813
$77k
Finance
Finance
$74,909
$75k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$72,865
$73k

Safety Manager Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Safety Manager Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Fire & Safety Manager
04/15/2020
$50,000
Fire & Safety Manager
04/15/2020
$40,000
University of Michigan
International Safety Manager
04/13/2020
$62,000
Safety Manager
04/01/2020
$83,480
Dallas Housing Authority
Risk & Safety Manager
03/27/2020
$40,989
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Safety & Occupational Health Manager (Safety Administrator)
03/22/2020
$84,394
Quality and Safety Manager
03/19/2020
$79,900
Safety Manager
03/10/2020
$62,844
Manager Street Safety Administration (SSA) Street Maintenance (SM)
03/06/2020
$51,390
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Safety & Occupational Health Manager (Environmental & Safety Compliance Administrator)
03/06/2020
$84,394
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