$57,458
Avg. Salary
$22.28
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,526

Bonus

$101

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Emergency Management Specialist is $22.28 per hour.

The average pay for an Emergency Management Specialist is $57,458 per year.

$13.87
10%
$22.28
50%
$35.03
90%
MEDIAN $22.28
$36k
10%
$57k
50%
$94k
90%
MEDIAN $57,458
$36,251 - $94,118
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$57K
$94K
MEDIAN: $57,458
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50%
90%

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$0$94K
Salary $36,251 - $94,118
Bonus $0.00 - $12,316
Profit Sharing $101
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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$35,293 - $92,233
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 505
Hourly Data $0$48
Hourly Rate $13.87 - $35.03
Overtime $18.81 - $48.49
Annual Data $0$92K
Bonus $0.00 - $12,316
Profit Sharing $101
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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$35,293 - $92,233
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 127

Job Description for Emergency Management Specialist

For major emergencies and disasters, many people work together to minimize the disaster's impact through prevention, immediate response, and handing its aftermath; professionals involved include paramedics, firefighters, police officers, engineers, and others. Emergency management specialists are responsible for planning emergency response programs and coordinating the people on the ground. They work to predict the effects of various disasters and determine the optimal course of action when responding to them. They also take a more proactive approach to disaster management; for example, emergency management specialists plan evacuation routes in hurricane-prone areas and ensure that citizens are informed of these routes.

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Emergency Management Specialist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Emergency Management Specialist

Pay by Experience for an Emergency Management Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Emergency Management Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 170 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Emergency Management Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 101 salaries. An experienced Emergency Management Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 67 salaries. An Emergency Management Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 28 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

-3%

National Average: $55,481

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Emergency Management Specialists will find that New York offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 38 percent. Emergency Management Specialists can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Washington (+35 percent), Atlanta (+33 percent), Los Angeles (+15 percent), and Austin (+3 percent). With compensation 11 percent below the national average, Dallas is not known for hefty paychecks and actually represents the lowest-paying market.

Emergency Management Specialist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Emergency Management Specialist?

Emergency Management Specialist in Austin:
"Buzzing with Traffic & Opportunities."
Pros: The Culture
Cons: Traffic

Emergency Management Specialist in Washington:
"Its nice experience however political."
Pros: The diversity...
Cons: Politics

Emergency Management Specialist in Rialto:
"Take Fire Science and Business Route."
Learn the skills of Planning and Project Management.

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Key Stats for Emergency Management Specialist

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 84 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Emergency Management Specialist Salaries

▲31%

▲13%

▲2%

National Average
$55,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Emergency Management Specialist Salaries


National Average
$55,000

Emergency Response
▼6%


Training
▼10%

Disaster Recovery
▼14%

Operations Management
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 84 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 14%