How much does a Disaster Recovery Administrator make in the United States? The average Disaster Recovery Administrator salary in the United States is $109,194 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $96,469 and $123,186. 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. 

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25% $96,469 10% $84,884 90% $135,926 75% $123,186 $109,194 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Disaster Recovery Administrator

Disaster Recovery Administrator develops, implements and maintains policies, procedures, and programs for ensuring the security and integrity of company data, databases, information systems, and technology. Conducts risk management analysis and creates business continuity, contingency, and disaster recovery plans. Being a Disaster Recovery Administrator develops and executes the testing processes utilized to validate the disaster recovery plans and to identify weaknesses and failure points in the plans. Develops the organization's resumption plan including identifying and securing necessary off site resources and ensuring action plans are in place and communicated to IT and operations teams. Additionally, Disaster Recovery Administrator requires a bachelor's degree of computer science or related. Typically reports to a manager. The Disaster Recovery Administrator contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Disaster Recovery Administrator typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
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Skills associated with Disaster Recovery Administrator: IT Backup Software, Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) Software, Disaster Recovery, Business Continuity Planning ...More

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