Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Director of Business Continuity & Emergency Management is $108,106
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Director of Business Continuity & Emergency Managements?
An early career Director of Business Continuity & Emergency Management with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $91,012 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Director of Business Continuity & Emergency Management with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total …Read more
What Do Director of Business Continuity & Emergency Managements Do?
Many utilities, tech companies, colleges, and hospitals have 24/7 service requirements. Such companies need contingency plans and supervision during emergency or disaster situations. A director of business continuity and emergency management is an executive in organizations of this type. It is his or her job to develop plans for these situations. His or her goal is to get the company or institution functioning again, as quickly and safely as possible. The director typically also develops and …Read more
- Identify potential threats to normal business operations and develop plans to reduce risk.
- Consult with departments to determine which data and processes are essential and develop department level contingency plans.
- Produce business impact analyses and estimates of recovery time and after an interruption.
- Oversee the implementation of plans to preserve essential business data in the case of a disaster or interruption.