Disaster Recovery Coordinator Salary
A Disaster Recovery Coordinator earns an average salary of $85,912 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.
|Salary||$49,401 - $106,985|
|Bonus||$0.00 - $20,134|
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|$45,517 - $113,346|
|Hourly Rate||$14.79 - $34.77|
|Bonus||$0.00 - $20,134|
|Total Pay (||$45,517 - $113,346|
Job Description for Disaster Recovery Coordinator
A disaster recovery coordinator develops and manages a disaster recovery plan for a business or government department in an efficient and effective manner. They operate data center production systems and equipment, report distribution, provide service level support, and facilitate backup disaster recovery planning functions. A disaster recovery coordinator manages the administration, development, implementation, and maintenance of policies and procedures related to disaster recovery. During a disaster, this senior- level consultant is responsible for the continued operations of his or her employer’s infrastructure.Read More...
Disaster recovery coordinators must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as superior leadership capabilities. The ability to problem-solve effectively and work under high-stress conditions is crucial for this position. Good public speaking skills and the ability to motivate other employees is also beneficial. A good business sense and the ability to see the larger picture is good for this job as well.
Most disaster recovery coordinators have an undergraduate degree in business, economics, or a related field. A graduate degree in a related field is also beneficial. Seven years or more of experience in the field or related area is usually required to be a disaster recovery coordinator. The working environment of a disaster recovery coordinator is usually an office environment. (Copyright 2017 PayScale.com)
Disaster Recovery Coordinator Tasks
- Assist DR Manager in establishing, maintaining, and testing contingency plans for potential disaster and business interruption scenarios.
- Assist with creating DR budgets.
- Interpret federal and state regulations and ensure compliance of contingency plans.
- Assist with the creation and administering of contingency plan training.
- Analyze and prepare reports on the risk impact of potential disasters on essential business functions and information systems.
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Pay by Experience Level for Disaster Recovery Coordinator
Pay by Experience for a Disaster Recovery Coordinator has a positive trend. An entry-level Disaster Recovery Coordinator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 17 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Disaster Recovery Coordinator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Disaster Recovery Coordinator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $97,000 based on 18 salaries. A Disaster Recovery Coordinator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $105,000 based on 10 salaries.
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