Business Continuity Manager Salary (United States)

A Business Continuity Manager earns an average salary of $80,721 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Disaster Recovery is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
Business Continuity Manager Total Pay (?
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$49,129 - $114,834
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$49,129 - $114,834  
   
Bonus
$1,487 - $12,438  
Profit Sharing
$983 - $1,036  
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$51,175 - $121,850  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 136
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Job Description for Business Continuity Manager
  • Test and evaluate software and vendors for security and redundancy of services and data.
  • Respond to emergencies and data losses, mitigate incidents, and plan to avoid them in the future.
  • Develop, implement, and test disaster recovery policies and plans.
  • Review and analyze business impacts for each financial group, tracking status, and risks.

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Business Continuity Manager Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Business Continuity Manager in Atlanta:
"Be Passionate."
The business continuity field involves a lot of planning and testing. You have to be passionate about it as it can sometimes get "boring". The rewards come when there is an event that disrupts your companies business, but because of the work you've done in planning, training and testing, all of your employees are safe, your customers continue to be served, and your share-holders are satisfied.
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Experience Affects Business Continuity Manager Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 20%
Mid-Career
0%
National Average
$84,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 23%
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Gender
Female
36%
female alumni
 
Male
64%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
15%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 79% employee benefits None: 5%
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