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Highest Paying Cities for Emergency Management Directors

The top 100 highest paying cities for emergency management directors (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of emergency management directors in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $137,600, San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California is the highest paying city for emergency management directors. It is followed by San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California (average annual salary $134,760). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of emergency management directors in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Emergency Management Directors

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$137,600
230
2 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$134,760
300
3 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$127,100
60
4 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$125,600
50
5 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$122,030
60
6 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$121,110
160
7 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$119,750
110
8 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$119,100
330
9 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$118,890
360
10 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$118,700
330
11 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$113,390
190
12 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$110,170
60
13 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$106,660
190
14 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$105,060
520
15 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$104,680
30
16 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$104,190
70
17 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$102,990
40
18 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$102,290
80
19 Camden, New Jersey
$100,300
30
20 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$97,940
100
21 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$96,190
30
22 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$96,070
50
23 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$95,740
50
24 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$95,270
40
25 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$92,340
50
26 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$92,250
100
27 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$91,890
30
28 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$91,400
80
29 Rochester, New York
$89,350
40
30 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$89,330
30
31 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$88,590
30
32 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$87,950
80
33 Idaho Falls, Idaho
$87,070
40
34 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$85,960
80
35 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$85,450
290
36 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$84,970
30
37 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$83,130
200
38 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$82,740
180
39 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$81,500
50
40 Boise City-Nampa, Idaho
$81,310
40
41 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$81,040
160
42 Wilmington, New Jersey
$80,350
30
43 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$80,330
90
44 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$80,260
70
45 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$80,150
100
46 Knoxville, Tennessee
$79,420
50
47 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$78,330
40
48 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$78,010
60
49 Columbus, Ohio
$77,610
70
50 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$76,280
90
51 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$75,790
110
52 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$74,560
60
53 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$73,780
270
54 Syracuse, New York
$72,780
30
55 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$72,170
90
56 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$71,920
n/a
57 Kansas City, Missouri
$71,350
60
58 Richmond, Virginia
$71,160
100
59 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$70,770
60
60 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$70,680
30
61 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$69,910
30
62 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$69,620
40
63 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$68,360
50
64 West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$68,160
30
65 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$68,140
80
66 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, South Carolina
$67,600
50
67 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$67,600
40
68 Anchorage, Alaska
$67,270
60
69 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$66,040
50
70 Madison, Wisconsin
$65,440
30
71 St Louis, Missouri
$63,720
50
72 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$63,140
100
73 Urban Honolulu, USA
$62,260
50
74 Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina
$62,070
30
75 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$60,930
40
76 Cedar Rapids, Iowa
$60,680
40
77 North Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$60,030
40
78 Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$59,990
40
79 Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$58,820
40
80 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$58,350
50
81 Salt Lake City, Utah
$58,330
70
82 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$57,810
70
83 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$57,200
30
84 Honolulu, Hawaii
$57,190
50
85 Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$57,160
30
86 Bismarck, North Dakota
$56,960
30
87 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$56,000
30
88 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$54,270
40
89 Southeast Kansas nonmetropolitan area, USA
$52,710
30
90 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$52,540
30
91 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$52,140
60
92 Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine
$51,270
50
93 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$51,010
30
94 Columbia, South Carolina
$50,850
80
95 South Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$49,980
40
96 Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$49,930
40
97 Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$48,900
50
98 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$45,420
30
99 Northeast Kansas nonmetropolitan area, USA
$44,920
40
100 Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota
$43,160
40
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