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Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

17-2111 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors



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.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Northwest Minnesota 103$45.92/hr$27.08/hr$34.44/hr$43.20/hr$58.13/hr$68.95/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Construction30$60.76/hr
Manufacturing110$58.35/hr
Trade, Transportation and UtilitiesN/AN/A
Financial ActivitiesN/AN/A
Professional and Business Services160$53.74/hr
Public AdministrationN/AN/A
 
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Northeast Minnesota N/AN/A0.0%
Southwest Minnesota N/AN/A5.9%
Duluth MN-WI MSA N/AN/AN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Minnesota 10$43.20/hr5.0%
Southeast Minnesota 60$64.37/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 60N/AN/A
Central Minnesota 80N/AN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 250$57.97/hr4.8%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 330$59.58/hrN/A
Minnesota 420$61.04/hr6.0%


Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Environmental Engineers 1,390$48.12/hr0.6%
Petroleum Engineers 90$79.46/hrN/A
Architectural and Engineering Managers 4,020$82.67/hr3.6%
Civil Engineers 3,500$49.23/hr8.1%
Nuclear Engineers N/AN/AN/A
Industrial Engineers 18,760$49.35/hr11.2%
Engineers, All Other 1,900$53.67/hr2.6%
Civil Engineering Technologists and Technicians 1,630$35.12/hr1.8%


  • Advise architects, builders, and other construction personnel on fire prevention equipment and techniques and on fire code and standard interpretation and compliance.
  • Interpret safety regulations for others interested in industrial safety, such as safety engineers, labor representatives, and safety inspectors.
  • Prepare and write reports detailing specific fire prevention and protection issues, such as work performed, revised codes or standards, and proposed review schedules.
  • Inspect buildings or building designs to determine fire protection system requirements and potential problems in areas such as water supplies, exit locations, and construction materials.
  • Evaluate product designs for safety.
  • Design fire detection equipment, alarm systems, and fire extinguishing devices and systems.
  • Recommend procedures for detection, prevention, and elimination of physical, chemical, or other product hazards.
  • Evaluate adequacy of actions taken to correct health inspection violations.
  • Maintain and apply knowledge of current policies, regulations, and industrial processes.
  • Maintain and apply knowledge of current policies, regulations, and industrial processes.