Emergency Management Director Salary Information in Jackson, Mississippi

The annual and hourly salary statistics of emergency management directors in Jackson, Mississippi are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of emergency management directors in Jackson 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 Jackson, Mississippi

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,490
25th Percentile Wage
$36,490
50th Percentile Wage
$38,010
75th Percentile Wage
$45,000
90th Percentile Wage
$84,630

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for emergency management directors in Jackson, Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $84,630. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $38,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $36,490.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17.54
25th Percentile Wage
$17.55
50th Percentile Wage
$18.27
75th Percentile Wage
$21.64
90th Percentile Wage
$40.69

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for emergency management directors in Jackson, Mississippi. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $40.69. The median hourly salary is $18.27. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17.54.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201638,010-0.71%2.32%
201438,280-0.42%-
201338,4403.41%-
201237,130--

Table 3. Compare Emergency Management Director Salary in Jackson with Other Mississippi Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $38,010, Jackson is the second highest paying city for emergency management directors in state of Mississippi, following the highest paying city Gulfport-Biloxi (median annual salary of $42,020). Compared with Gulfport-Biloxi, the median annual salary of emergency management directors in Jackson is 9.5 percent (9.5%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Gulfport-Biloxi
$42,020
Jackson
$38,010

See also: Top paying jobs in Jackson, Mississippi.