Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity Specialist is $77,900
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity Specialists?
An early career Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $74,217 based on 33 salaries. A mid-career Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total …Read more
What Do Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity Specialists Do?
Disaster recovery specialists are tasked with planning ahead in the event of a man-made or natural disaster. They typically work in the technology departments of organizations to develop and oversee procedures and programs to ensure the security of data.
These specialists are also responsible for testing to ensure that appropriate plans are in place to prevent the company from losing valuable data and coding. Plans must be continually updated and evaluated as company data is updated, and so …Read more
- Assess and communicate recovery requirements for the work environment.
- Coordinate disaster recovery meetings and provide regular communication between internal groups.
- Establish business continuity plans and prioritize goals.