How much does a Disaster Recovery Manager make in the United States? The average Disaster Recovery Manager salary in the United States is $130,666 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $116,708 and $148,939. 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.
Disaster Recovery Manager manages the design, implementation, and communication of business continuance and disaster recovery plans and processes that ensure the security and integrity of company data, databases, information systems, and technology. Conducts risk analysis to identify critical operations and systems that are core to continued business operations in the event of a disruption. Being a Disaster Recovery Manager monitors and tests the plans and back up systems. Manages the contracts with required vendors for off-site and other resources required for business continuation and recovery. Additionally, Disaster Recovery Manager develops and deploys training, documentation, and communication of disaster procedures to the organization. Develops service level recovery standards and agreements with vendors. Requires a bachelor's degree of computer science. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Disaster Recovery Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Disaster Recovery Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Disaster Recovery Manager do?
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Communicate in a positive upbeat manner both verbally and in writing.
January 29, 2020
Meet with the Infrastructure team(s) to review the requirements and ensure that the designed solution addresses the DR needs.
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Meet with various Business Units to understand their use of technical infrastructure and applications.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Disaster Recovery Manager in the United States. The base salary for Disaster Recovery Manager ranges from $116,708 to $148,939 with the average base salary of $130,666. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $126,874 to $170,730 with the average total cash compensation of $146,040.