Emergency Management Director Salary Information in Columbus, Ohio

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,720
25th Percentile Wage
$61,200
50th Percentile Wage
$73,200
75th Percentile Wage
$89,380
90th Percentile Wage
$106,430

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for emergency management directors in Columbus, Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $106,430. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $73,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $48,720.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23.43
25th Percentile Wage
$29.42
50th Percentile Wage
$35.19
75th Percentile Wage
$42.97
90th Percentile Wage
$51.17

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for emergency management directors in Columbus, Ohio. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $51.17. The median hourly salary is $35.19. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23.43.

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.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201673,2002.05%11.63%
201571,7005.31%-
201467,8900.37%-
201367,6404.36%-
201264,690--

Table 3. Compare Emergency Management Director Salary in Columbus with Other Ohio Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $73,200, Columbus is the highest paying city for emergency management directors in state of Ohio, followed by Cincinnati-Middletown (median annual salary $58,340). In comparison, the median annual salary of emergency management directors in Columbus is 20.3 percent (20.3%) higher than that in Cincinnati-Middletown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Columbus
$73,200
Cincinnati-Middletown
$58,340

See also: Top paying jobs in Columbus, Ohio.