Disaster Recovery Analyst Salary in the United States

How much does a Disaster Recovery Analyst make in the United States? The average Disaster Recovery Analyst salary in the United States is $86,555 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $77,023 and $96,830. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Disaster Recovery Analyst assists in developing, implementing, and maintaining policies, procedures, and programs for ensuring the security and integrity of company data, databases, information systems, and technology. Participates in risk management analysis and assists with the creation of business continuity, contingency, and disaster recovery plans. Being a Disaster Recovery Analyst develops and executes the testing processes utilized to validate the disaster recovery plans. May implement and administer a database and tools used to track and manage event response and recovery process. Additionally, Disaster Recovery Analyst requires a bachelor's degree of computer science or related field. Typically reports to a manager. The Disaster Recovery Analyst gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Disaster Recovery Analyst typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Disaster Recovery Analyst

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Disaster Recovery Administrator

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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