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Emergency Management Directors

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages   This career pays well above the median wage.

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $39.32
Statewide median: $20.95

 

This is a very high-wage career. It pays well above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Emergency Management Directors *

Area Low Median High
U S
$26.26 $36.47 $51.37
Minnesota
$29.99 $39.32 $54.24
Central Minnesota
$29.87 $35.15 $40.74
Northwest Minnesota
$26.54 $29.29 $33.69
Southeast Minnesota
$30.57 $36.85 $51.80
Southwest Minnesota
$25.02 $29.91 $35.97
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$36.49 $48.95 $58.88

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 200 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Emergency Management Directors most often work?

 

Current Demand

No data available.

 

Future Demand

This career is high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 207 new Emergency Management Directors to meet market demand between 2016-2026. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Emergency Management Directors
Area Employment Employment Change
2016 2026 Number Percent
U S 10,100 10,900 800 7.7%
Minnesota 248 264 16 6.5%
Minnesota Planning Regions 2016 2026 Number Percent
Central Minnesota 28 29 1 3.6%
Northwest Minnesota 29 30 1 3.4%
Southeast Minnesota 23 24 1 4.3%
Southwest Minnesota 20 21 1 5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 107 115 8 7.5%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.