Safety Officer

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Safety Officer in Australia median base salary $86,454/yr. Information is based on 330 Safety Officer jobs advertised between October 2020 and October 2021.
How much do Safety Officer earn in Australia? The average salary of Safety Officer is $86,454 in Australia
$86,454 /yr
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Average $86,454
Range $80K - $90K
Last updated October 15 2021
The average pay range for Safety Officer is between $80K and $90K. Salaries vary from a low of $60K up to $130K per year. The average number of Safety Officer roles advertised per month is 29 in Australia between October 2020 and October 2021.
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 September 30 2021
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 $86,454.
Sydney (61%), Newcastle (53%)



Hays Talent Solutions
Sydney (92%), Melbourne (8%)



Melbourne (100%)



Design & Build
Sydney (57%), Melbourne (19%), Newcastle (10%), Canberra (7%) +1 others



WA Local Government Association
Perth (100%)



Last Updated September 03 2021
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 October 21 2021
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 October 21 2021
Where are Safety Officer in Australia sourced from?
Safety Officer are sourced from
these companies
UGL Limited
Vari Group
Brisbane City Council
Formway Group Metering Pty Limited
Safety Officer are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
The University of Queensland
Hunter Institute of TAFE
Australian Institute of Management
Last updated October 23 2021
Where are most Safety Officer roles located in Australia?
Sydney 74 / 20%
Melbourne 73 / 20%
Brisbane 52 / 14%
Perth 44 / 12%
Adelaide 33 / 9%
Last updated October 15 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Safety Officer?
Canberra ($115K)
Townsville ($96K)
Cairns ($95K)
Darwin ($91K)
Sydney ($90K)
Last updated October 15 2021