Average Health and Safety Manager with Safety Compliance Skills Salary in Australia

Annual Base Salary - $111,978.00/year

The average annual salary of Health and Safety Manager is $111,978.00


The starting salary of Health and Safety Manager is between $66,938.00 and $78,750.00 whereas the maximum salary range is between $172,800.00 and $198,720.00.

Minimum Annual Pay Maximum Annual Pay
$66,938.00 $198,720.00
Average Hourly Pay - $38.11/hour

The average hourly pay of Health and Safety Manager is $38.11.


The starting hourly rate is between $25.00 and $28.84 for Health and Safety Manager whereas the maximum hourly wage is between $57.20 and $66.00.

Minimum Hourly Pay Maximum Hourly Pay
$25.00 $66.00
Bonus Range: Tooltip
$557.00 - $30,740.00
Profit Sharing: Tooltip
$0.00 - $3,240.00
  • Currency : AUD
  • Annual Salary : $111,978.00
  • Hourly Pay : $38.11
  • Weekly Pay : $2,013.00
  • Fortnightly Salary : $4,025.00
  • Monthly Salary : $8,721.00

Health and Safety Manager Salary Comparison by Gender


This pie chart demonstrates the gender share for Health and Safety Manager. As indicated, the golden colour represents the percentage share for women and the green represents the percentage share for men.

As shown in the chart, male employees are involved significantly more as Health and Safety Manager compared to female. Their involvement is 60% while of female is only 40%.

Salary Distribution Based on Years of Experience

The line graph shows Health and Safety Manager salary in Australia on an annual basis. In this graph specifically, it is indicated that as the years of experience increases, so does their wages.

For Health and Safety Manager having experience between 1-4 years, their salary is around $86,042.93.

Once the experience reaches 5-9 years Health and Safety Manager salary would increase again to a total of $108,278.02, adding $22,235.09 from the last salary increase.

After reaching the 10-19 year experience in their career, another increase in salary will be added to a total of $124,574.23.

And finally, once the Health and Safety Manager gains 20 years of experience or more, their salary would reach $134,042.34.

Prominent Skills Affecting Health and Safety Manager Salary

The bar graph data indicates the importance of specific skills which can have a direct impact on Health and Safety Manager's salary. It clearly highlights the skills needed for a post of Health and Safety Manager when hired by an employer.

The most vital skill expected of Health and Safety Manager is People Management which impacts the most than the rest of the skills indicated with a staggering 33% comparatively. Therefore, one’s salary would greatly depend on their skills in People Management.

The skill least likely to affect one’s pay would be Risk Management / Risk Control with 3%. It can be said that Risk Management / Risk Control skill will unlikely impact the salary.

Compensation Statistics Based on Experience Levels

This combination of a line and the bar graph shows how the experience affects the salary of Health and Safety Manager. Companies are considering factors like training and education directly affecting the salary offered to you as an employee. The line graph shows the salary increment with the increase in experience whereas the bar graph shows the comparision of how the salary is getting affected based on experience level.

As shown in the trends, lowest earning is $87,343.00 whereas the highest earning is $134,374.00 which clearly shows the salary increases with the level of expertise.

Experienced person will earn the maximum salary of $134,374.00 at 20%. So to summerize, Early Career earns 22% less than the average salary, Mid Carrer earns 2% less than the average salary, Late Career earns 12% more than the average salary, Experienced earns 20% more than the average salary.

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