Emergency Management Specialist - Federal Salaries of 2017
Pay Rates for "Emergency Management Specialist"How much does an Emergency Management Specialist in the federal government get paid? $92,087.04* *Based on the 2017 average.
Emergency Management Specialist was the 66th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2017, with 3,960 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.
In 2017, the Federal Emergency Management Agency hired the most employees titled Emergency Management Specialist, with an average salary of $87,531.
Government Emergency Management Specialist jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Emergency Management Specialist job is GS-4, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is GS-15. Remember that the starting and maximum yearly pay listed above reflect base pay only - your actual salary will be higher based on the Locality Pay Adjustment for the area in which you work.
Administrative and Management positions have a wide range of responsibilities. Management does not refer specifically to supervisors who directly manage organizations or teams. Rather jobs in this category deal with managing systems or processes such as finances, security systems, training programs, or marketing. For employees in this job category, promotions are typically given 2 grade increments at a time until GS-12 is reached.
Agencies that have hired an Emergency Management Specialist
Emergency Management Specialist Pay Distribution
The average pay for an Emergency Management Specialist is $92,087.04. The highest paid Emergency Management Specialist made $230,614 in 2017.
Common Emergency Management Specialist Payscales
|Payscale||Number of Emergency Management Specialist Employees|
|GS - General Schedule||1,934|
|IC - Federal Emergency Management Agency Use||1,377|
|NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin||71|
|ZP - Scientific And Engineering Professional||51|
|ES - Senior Executive Service||5|
|ZA - Administrative||4|
|NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only||3|
|CU - Credit Union Employees||2|
|EN - Nat Nuclear Security Admin Exc Srvc Only||2|
|CG - Corporate Graded||2|
|EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service||1|
|RF - Code Is For Use By Hhs Only.||1|
|SL - Senior Level Positions||1|
|Starting Paygrade:||$26,233.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1|
|Maximum Paygrade:||$138,572.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10|
|Category:||Administrative and Management|
|Occupation Family:||0000 MISCELLANEOUS OCCUPATIONS GROUP|
Other Jobs at the GS-4 Paygrade
GS-4 is the starting paygrade for Emergency Management jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-4 paygrade.
|Occupation||Occupation Category||Starting Paygrade||Maximum Paygrade|
|Engineering Technical||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Correspondence Clerk||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Training Instruction||Administrative and Management||GS-4||GS-15|
|Internal Revenue Officer||Administrative and Management||GS-4||GS-15|
|Human Resources Management||Administrative and Management||GS-4||GS-15|
Average Emergency Management Specialist Pay Trend from 2012 to 2017
In 2012, the average pay for an Emergency Management Specialist was $143,154. Since then, the average pay has decreased to $92,087 in 2017.
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