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    Safety job projections from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

    April 26, 2011

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    Health and Safety Engineers
    (Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors)

     employment in 2008

    Projected in 2018

    Percent change

      25,700

      28,300

      10.3%

    By industry

     Industry

     Employment

     Annual mean wage in 2008

    Mining

     380

     $69,890

    Utilities 

     460

     

    Construction  

     5,170

     

    Manufacturing 

     5,170

     

    Wholesale Trade

    330

     

    Transportation/warehousing 

     800

     

    Real Estate/Rental/leasing 

     40

     

    Finance and Insurance 

     310

     

    Real Estate/Rental/leasing 

     40

     

    Professional/scientific/tech services 

     3,960

     

    Management of companies/enterprises 

     830

     

    Administrative/support/waste management/remediation services

     1,320

     

    Educational Services 

     330

     

    Health Care and Social Assistance 

     320

     

    Federal, state, and local government 

    3,930

     

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