Emergency Management Director Salary in Sector of Utilities

The salary statistics of emergency management directors in the industry sector of utilities are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare emergency management director salaries in different industries within the utilities sector.

Average Annual Salary of Emergency Management Directors

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$65,470
25th Percentile Wage
$86,060
50th Percentile Wage
$111,070
75th Percentile Wage
$132,340
90th Percentile Wage
$161,820

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for emergency management directors in the industry sector of utilities. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) emergency management directors is $161,820. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $111,070. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid emergency management directors is $65,470.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$111,070
7.13% 22.12%
2016
$103,150
5.51% -
2015
$97,470
-0.47% -
2014
$97,930
4.18% -
2013
$93,840
7.82% -
2012
$86,500
- -

Compare Emergency Management Director Salary in Different Industries within the Utilities Sector

The average salaries of emergency management directors in three industries in the utilities sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for emergency management director occupations is the utilities industry with an annual salary $111,070. The lowest paying industry is the nuclear electric power generation industry (annual salary $108,090). For detailed emergency management director salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Utilities
$111,070
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$108,980
Nuclear Electric Power Generation
$108,090

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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