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Emergency Services Director Salary

Between two-thirds and three-fourths of Emergency Services Directors in the United States are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $52K to $132K per year, and the average comes out to $94K per year. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The majority of Emergency Services Directors (61 percent) who took the survey are female. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and most earn dental coverage. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$50,384 - $127,362
(Median)
$50K
$94K
$130K
MEDIAN: $94,347
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$50,384 - $127,362  
   
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$0.00 - $11,745  
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$52,029 - $131,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 96

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Job Description for Emergency Services Director

  • Plan and direct the emergency medical services.
  • Oversee inventory, order processing and distribution of products and services.
  • Directs the staff in effective and efficient use of emergency medical services.
  • Oversee staff operations, business planning and budget development.
  • Ensure services are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.

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Pay by Experience Level for Emergency Services Director

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $92K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience report earning less ($89K) on average. Emergency Services Directors claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $96K. Professionals with deep experience (more than 20 years) report prosperous salaries in six-figure territory; the median for this crowd is approximately $106K.

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Experience Affects Emergency Services Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%

Experienced
0%

National Average
$96,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 9%
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