Average Base Pay
17.2% above national average
Additional Cash Compensation
A person in an entry-level Emergency Management Directors role with under one year of job experience can expect to make an average annual salary of $23,060. A Emergency Management Directors candidate with 1-4 years of experience makes an average total salary of $27,920. A person in a mid-career Emergency Management Directors role with 5-9 years of experience makes an average salary of $35,770 a year. Emergency Management Directors with 10 or more years of experience make an average of $47,810. In their late career (over 20 years of experience), a person in a Emergency Management Directors role’s annual salary averages $61,180 per year.
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While certifications are not required for every Emergency Management Directors position, they can certainly increase your salary and lead to an easier recruitment process when applying to enterprises that favor candidates with additional certifications.
The current Bureau of Labor Statistics states the salary is $35,770 higher than the national average for Emergency Management Directors positions.
Yes, there is strong potential for promotion — either with an additional educational degree or with continued years of experience. There are a multitude of other positions Emergency Management Directors roles that can advance both internally and with another company.