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Emergency Management Director Salary Information in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of emergency management directors in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of emergency management directors in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Emergency Management Directors in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$50,460
25th Percentile Wage
$63,930
50th Percentile Wage
$78,580
75th Percentile Wage
$112,760
90th Percentile Wage
$149,540

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for emergency management directors in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $149,540. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $78,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $50,460.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24.26
25th Percentile Wage
$30.73
50th Percentile Wage
$37.78
75th Percentile Wage
$54.21
90th Percentile Wage
$71.90

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for emergency management directors in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $71.90. The median hourly salary is $37.78. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.26.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of emergency management directors from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201678,5805.01%13.43%
201574,6405.27%-
201470,710-1.29%-
201371,6205.01%-
201268,030--

Table 3. Compare Emergency Management Director Salary in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta with Other Georgia Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $78,580, Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta is the highest paying city for emergency management directors in state of Georgia, followed by South Georgia nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $39,670). In comparison, the median annual salary of emergency management directors in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta is 49.5 percent (49.5%) higher than that in South Georgia nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$78,580
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$39,670

See also: Top paying jobs in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia.