The annual and hourly salary statistics of emergency management directors in Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of emergency management directors in Des Moines-West Des Moines is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$47,140|
|25th Percentile Wage||$62,860|
|50th Percentile Wage||$67,600|
|75th Percentile Wage||$79,990|
|90th Percentile Wage||$113,620|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for emergency management directors in Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $113,620. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $67,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $47,140.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of emergency management directors from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $67,600, Des Moines-West Des Moines is the highest paying city for emergency management directors in state of Iowa, followed by Cedar Rapids (median annual salary $60,680). In comparison, the median annual salary of emergency management directors in Des Moines-West Des Moines is 10.2 percent (10.2%) higher than that in Cedar Rapids.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Des Moines-West Des Moines|| |
|Cedar Rapids|| |