Safety Officer

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Median Average:
$87,824
Safety Officer in Australia median base salary $87,824/yr. Information is based on 308 Safety Officer jobs advertised between June 2021 and March 2022.
How much do Safety Officer earn in Australia? The average salary of Safety Officer is $87,824 in Australia
$87,824 /yr
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Average $87,824
Range $80K - $90K
Last updated June 24 2022
The average pay range for Safety Officer is between $80K and $90K. Salaries vary from a low of $60K up to $120K per year. The average number of Safety Officer roles advertised per month is 39 in Australia between June 2021 and March 2022.
What are the most common skills required to be a Safety Officer? The most common skills required for a Safety Officer are:
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These skills are most commonly found in Safety Officer job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated May 31 2022
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Occupational Health & Safety roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Occupational Health & Safety roles. See what salaries they paid for Occupational Health & Safety in Australia. See how they compare to the average Occupational Health & Safety salary of $87,824.
Employsure
Melbourne (63%), Geelong (34%), Sydney (3%)
153

$69K-$97K

(($4,122))

$69K-$97K
(($4,122))
Sydney (61%), Newcastle (53%)
114

$80K-$100K

($2,176)

$80K-$100K
($2,176)
Hays Talent Solutions
Sydney (92%), Melbourne (8%)
78

$75K-$92K

(($3,643))

$75K-$92K
(($3,643))
Forensicare
Melbourne (100%)
72

$70K-$120K

($7,176)

$70K-$120K
($7,176)
Design & Build
Sydney (57%), Melbourne (19%), Newcastle (10%), Canberra (7%) +1 others
68

$104K-$129K

($29,426)

$104K-$129K
($29,426)
Last Updated April 08 2022
How many years does it take to become a Safety Officer?
Most candidates undertake an average of 4 years Human Resources & Recruitment prior to being appointed as a Safety Officer.
Average Human Resources & Recruitment required to become a Safety Officer
Last updated June 27 2022
Most candidates have on average 10 years working experience prior to becoming a Safety Officer.
Average Human Resources & Recruitment required to become a Safety Officer
Last updated June 27 2022
Where are Safety Officer in Australia sourced from?
Safety Officer are sourced from
these companies
RailCorp
UGL Limited
Vari Group
Brisbane City Council
Carpentaria Shire Council
Safety Officer are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
The University of Queensland
QUT
Hunter Institute of TAFE
Australian Institute of Management
Last updated June 27 2022
Where are most Safety Officer roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 68 / 19%
Sydney 66 / 19%
Perth 46 / 13%
Brisbane 44 / 13%
Canberra 28 / 8%
Last updated June 24 2022
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Safety Officer?
Canberra ($105K)
Hobart ($97K)
Adelaide ($93K)
Sydney ($93K)
Townsville ($92K)
Last updated June 24 2022