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Texas Emergency Management Salaries

Within Texas, emergency management professionals are situated at offices located in every major city however throughout the state. Emergency management director in Texas can expect to earn $64,380 per year on average. This equates to approximately $30.95 per hour.

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Emergency management services are an important aspect of public service in Texas where both natural and manmade disasters are prevalent enough to affect the lives of each resident. The statewide agency, the Texas Division of Emergency Management, employs 680 emergency management directors at municipal branch offices throughout the state. Each major county also has its own office of emergency management (OEM) that is dedicated to providing emergency services on a countywide basis.

Due to the cost of living, taxes and other impacting factors, the average salary for each position within different parts of Texas can vary considerably. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics provided salary data for emergency management directors at the municipal level to show this variance.

The information shown in this table was furnished by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and represents salary data for emergency management directors in Texas’ major cities.

Texas Emergency Management Director Salaries

Area name
Employment
Annual mean wage
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos TX
120
64930
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington TX
160
69610
Dallas-Plano-Irving TX Metropolitan Division
110
66730
Fort Worth-Arlington TX Metropolitan Division
50
76250
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown TX
130
79460
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
40
41900

Texas Hazardous Materials Removal Worker Salaries

Area name
Employment
Annual mean wage
Abilene TX
Estimate Not Received
29740
Amarillo TX
140
58170
Beaumont-Port Arthur TX
50
33570
Corpus Christi TX
70
35440
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington TX
720
36520
Dallas-Plano-Irving TX Metropolitan Division
470
37920
El Paso TX
50
33750
Fort Worth-Arlington TX Metropolitan Division
250
33930
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown TX
1310
30390
Longview TX
Estimate Not Received
35240
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission TX
Estimate Not Received
29890
Midland TX
Estimate Not Received
28530
Odessa TX
80
33020
San Antonio-New Braunfels TX
310
32590
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
Estimate Not Received
29640

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