Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

11-9161 Emergency Management Directors



Plan and direct disaster response or crisis management activities, provide disaster preparedness training, and prepare emergency plans and procedures for natural (e.g., hurricanes, floods, earthquakes), wartime, or technological (e.g., nuclear power plant emergencies or hazardous materials spills) disasters or hostage situations.

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Northwest Minnesota 505$30.31/hr$23.63/hr$26.54/hr$29.29/hr$33.69/hr$39.32/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
ManufacturingN/AN/A
Trade, Transportation and UtilitiesN/AN/A
Professional and Business Services20$56.30/hr
Education and Health Services40$43.24/hr
Public Administration140$35.89/hr
 
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA N/AN/AN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Minnesota 10$29.91/hr5.0%
Northwest Balance of State 20$29.01/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 20$34.66/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 20$35.15/hr3.6%
Southeast Minnesota 20$36.85/hr4.3%
Northwest Minnesota 50$29.29/hr3.4%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 100$48.95/hr7.5%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 120$45.41/hrN/A
Minnesota 200$39.32/hr6.5%


Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change -
Managers, All Other 9,350$58.02/hrN/A
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 2,260$46.96/hr7.0%
Social and Community Service Managers 3,360$35.37/hr9.6%
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 3,710$108,618.38/yr4.6%


  • Keep informed of activities or changes that could affect the likelihood of an emergency, as well as those that could affect response efforts and details of plan implementation.
  • Review emergency plans of individual organizations, such as medical facilities, to ensure their adequacy.
  • Develop and maintain liaisons with municipalities, county departments, and similar entities to facilitate plan development, response effort coordination, and exchanges of personnel and equipment.
  • Keep informed of activities or changes that could affect the likelihood of an emergency, as well as those that could affect response efforts and details of plan implementation.
  • Maintain and update all resource materials associated with emergency preparedness plans.
  • Develop and maintain liaisons with municipalities, county departments, and similar entities to facilitate plan development, response effort coordination, and exchanges of personnel and equipment.
  • Attend meetings, conferences, and workshops related to emergency management to learn new information and to develop working relationships with other emergency management specialists.
  • Prepare plans that outline operating procedures to be used in response to disasters or emergencies, such as hurricanes, nuclear accidents, and terrorist attacks, and in recovery from these events.
  • Keep informed of federal, state, and local regulations affecting emergency plans and ensure that plans adhere to these regulations.
  • Prepare emergency situation status reports that describe response and recovery efforts, needs, and preliminary damage assessments.