Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors
SOC: 17-2111.00

Description:

Promote worksite or product safety by applying knowledge of industrial processes, mechanics, chemistry, psychology, and industrial health and safety laws. Includes industrial product safety engineers.


National Salary Information:

Hourly Statistics:

Annual Statistics:

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2015 wage data.


Employment Projections:

Employment (2014):
25,200 employed

Projected (2024):
26,800 employed

Projected growth (2014-2024)


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2015 2014-2024 employment projections external site. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2014-2024). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.


Alternate Titles:

  • Fire Prevention Engineer
  • Fire Protection Engineer
  • Industrial Safety Engineer
  • Product Safety Engineer
  • Product Safety Test Engineer
  • System Safety Engineer


  • architecture and engineering


    industry stats

    SOC: 17-0000

    Total Employed: 2,475,390

    Average Annual Salary: $82,980