The annual and hourly salary statistics of emergency management directors in Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of emergency management directors in Louisville-Jefferson County 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||$25,780|
|25th Percentile Wage||$35,110|
|50th Percentile Wage||$45,420|
|75th Percentile Wage||$82,360|
|90th Percentile Wage||$121,790|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for emergency management directors in Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $121,790. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $45,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $25,780.
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 $45,420, Louisville-Jefferson County is the highest paying city for emergency management directors in state of Kentucky, followed by West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $29,840). In comparison, the median annual salary of emergency management directors in Louisville-Jefferson County is 34.3 percent (34.3%) higher than that in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Louisville-Jefferson County|| |
|West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area|| |