Emergency Services Director Salary

The majority of Emergency Services Directors in the United States — a little under three-quarters — boast more than 10 years of experience in their profession. Salaries stretch from $54K to $131K per year, and the median is $95K per year. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and most earn dental coverage. Women account for the majority of Emergency Services Directors who responded to the questionnaire — 62 percent to be exact. Job satisfaction for Emergency Services Directors is high. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$51,278 - $127,864
(Median)
$51K
$95K
$130K
MEDIAN: $95,234
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$35.65 - $59.60
(Median)
$36
$46
$60
MEDIAN: $46.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$51,278 - $127,864  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,416  
Total Pay (?
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$54,337 - $131,156  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 101
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Hourly Rate
$35.65 - $59.60  
   
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,416  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$54,337 - $131,156  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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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.


Workers with less than five years' experience earn around $92K on average. It may be worth noting that those who have five to 10 years under their belts see a lower median salary of $90K. Emergency Services Directors see a median salary of $95K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Average wages for folks with more than 20 years of experience come out to around $106K.

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Experience Affects Emergency Services Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$96,000

Experienced
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 74% employee benefits None: 10%
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