Emergency Response Planning Specialist Salary in the United States

How much does an Emergency Response Planning Specialist make in the United States? The average Emergency Response Planning Specialist salary in the United States is $112,645 as of September 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $98,294 and $126,246. 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

Develops and implements the planning, preparation, and staff training for response to emergencies. Documents procedures for response actions and ensures staff is prepared and trained to respond to emergency events. Coordinates with leadership, security, and community authorities to maintain up-to-date operational plans and equipment for emergency response. Organizes and participates in exercises or drills. Maintains a system to record and document procedures and incidents. May require a bachelor's degree or equivalent. Typically reports to a manager. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Typically requires 4-7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)

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