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Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Review, evaluate, and analyze work environments and design programs and procedures to control, eliminate, and prevent disease or injury caused by chemical, physical, and biological agents or ergonomic factors. May conduct inspections and enforce adherence to laws and regulations governing the health and safety of individuals. May be employed in the public or private sector. Includes environmental protection officers. 

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Employment Outlook
Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate 1.4%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 554
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Entry Level Wage $36.76 per hour
Average Click for more information on Average Wage $79,150 per year
Education Needed Click for more information on Education needed Most of these occupations require a four-year bachelor's degree, but some do not. 
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