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Disaster Recovery Planner Salary

$111,617 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Disaster Recovery Planner is $111,617 a year and $54 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Disaster Recovery Planner is between $77,895 and $138,759. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Disaster Recovery Planner. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Designs, runs tests, studies, and administers programs pertaining to the overall security, protection, and integrity of the organization's electronic data, data systems, and data networks.
  • Develops and coordinates implementation of policies, guidelines, training programs, and a quality assurance process for continued data processing activities and disaster recovery in case of an emergency or security breech.
  • Determines hardware, software, data systems, data networks, safe storage facilities, and other resources required.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Disaster Recovery Planner Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Information Security Analysts

Job family population: 105,250

Estimated population of Disaster Recovery Planner jobs: 7,498

Rate of error: 2.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Disaster Recovery Planner Job Listings for United States

Systems Engineer - Disaster Recovery
Jun 5
Tukwila, WA, USA
BECU (Boeing Employees Credit Union)
Perform data center recovery capacity planning with key IT technology groups in support of specific business units' current, planned, and new initiatives. * Orchestrate the execution of the disaster ...
Disaster Recovery Manager
Jun 10
Redwood City, CA, USA
In the role of Disaster Recovery Manager at Box, you have direct responsibility for the areas of ... Excellent planning, organizational, and communication skills * One or more industry-appropriate ...
Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Administrator
May 11
San Jose, CA, USA
... planning, design, test, and implementation of upgrades and backup solutions for datacenters ... disaster recovery plan and participates in the planning, testing and implementation recovery ...
Sr. IT PM (Disaster Recovery) - MKE
May 14
Glendale, WI, USA
TekPartners, A P2P Company
Excellent financial planning Excellent executive communication skills - Ability to comfortably and ... that Disaster Recovery goals and objectives are achieved. Prepares presentations and project ...
Manager, Disaster Recovery (Production Engineering)
May 15
San Francisco, CA, USA
As we all know, as we expand to AWS and take a fresh look at how we address Disaster Recovery at Zendesk, we are in need to build out a team that specifically focuses on planning, and exercising out ...
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