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Highest concentration of health and safety engineers

May 1, 2011

States with the highest concentration of health and safety engineers
(excluding mining)

State Employment Annual mean wage Employment per
thousand workers
Alaska 160 $89,350 0.503
West Virginia 300 $62,970 0.422
Louisiana 740 $60,100 0.393
New Mexico 310 $78,470 0.388
South Carolina 540 $68,290 0.300

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2009


Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of health and safety engineers
(excluding mining)

Metropolitan area Employment Annual mean wage Employment per
thousand workers
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, WA 100 $95,150 1.007
Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX 140 $73,290 0.875
Evansville, IN-KY 130 $80,700 0.796
Lafayette, LA 110 $43,050 0.781
Baton Rouge, LA 230 $66,940 0.631

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2009