Alternate Job Titles: Contingency Planning Director, Director of Disaster Recovery, Disaster Recovery Director
How much does a Disaster Recovery Director make? The median annual Disaster Recovery Director salary is $140,248, as of August 03, 2017, with a range usually between $128,413-$161,570, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Disaster Recovery Director in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Disaster Recovery Director in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Disaster Recovery Director in the United States is $140,248, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Disaster Recovery Director in the United States are expected to make less than $140,248.
Source: HR Reported data as of August 03, 2017
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Disaster Recovery Director that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Disaster Recovery Director are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of August 2017
Directs and oversees all organization-wide risk management, business continuance, and disaster recovery plans, processes, and teams that ensure the security and integrity of company data, databases, information systems, and technology. Develops disaster recovery and resumption plans for the critical processes and systems that are core to the organization's continued business operations in the event of a disruption. Ensures all business continuance procedures and plans are tested, documented and monitored and provide rapid response and recovery to system events. Establishes service level recovery standards and agreements internally and with vendors. Has extensive experience and knowledge of disaster recovery and business resumption processes. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a top management. Manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. Typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. View full job description