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Emergency Management Director Salary Information in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California

The annual and hourly salary statistics of emergency management directors in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of emergency management directors in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Emergency Management Directors in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$79,600
25th Percentile Wage
$91,270
50th Percentile Wage
$122,030
75th Percentile Wage
$154,900
90th Percentile Wage
$179,810

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for emergency management directors in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $179,810. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $122,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $79,600.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of emergency management directors from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$122,030
0.94% 39.56%
2016
$120,880
25.52% -
2015
$90,030
-10.77% -
2014
$99,730
22.77% -
2013
$77,020
4.25% -
2012
$73,750
- -

Table 3. Compare Emergency Management Director Salary in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $122,030 in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos is in the middle of salary range for emergency management directors in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of emergency management directors in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos is 11.3 percent (11.3%) lower than that in the highest paying San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City and 38.9 percent (38.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$137,600
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$134,760
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$127,100
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$122,030
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$119,750
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$113,390
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$106,660
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$104,680
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$92,340
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$74,560



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