Emergency Services Director Salary

Salaries for Emergency Services Directors in the United States are generous, with average pay above six figures ($98K) per year. Medical and dental coverage is claimed by a large number, and a fair number earn vision coverage. Most Emergency Services Directors like their work and job satisfaction is high. Women make up the majority of Emergency Services Directors (63 percent) who completed the questionnaire. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$73,820 - $136,225
$74K
$98K
$140K
MEDIAN: $97,513
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$73,820 - $136,225  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $16,107  
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
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$72,862 - $140,971  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 55
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Job Description for Emergency Services Director

Emergency services directors work primarily for hospitals and are responsible for the operations of their emergency departments, as well as supervising physicians and administrative staff within the department. The ability to delegate duties to physicians is essential in this position, and these directors must also have strong leadership and communication skills to build effective teamwork.

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Emergency Services Director Tasks

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

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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.


Workers with less than five years' experience earn around $94K on average, and those who have five to 10 years under their belts see a higher median salary of $98K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $92K. Seasoned veterans with 20 years under their belts enjoy a median income of $122K.

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Key Stats for Emergency Services Director

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
29%
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Experience Affects Emergency Services Director Salaries

Late-Career
▲20%

National Average
$102,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼7%

Experienced
▼10%

Skills That Affect Emergency Services Director Salaries

Operations Management
▲11%

National Average
$102,000

Emergency Room (ER)
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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