Business Continuity Specialist

Business Continuity Specialist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$81,000
$38,000
Min 10%
$81,000
Median 50%
$172,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Deloitte
Highest Paying City
Denver, CO
Highest Paying State
Colorado
Average Experience Level
2.6 years
How much does a business continuity specialist make?
The national average salary for a Business Continuity Specialist in the U.S. is $81,756 annually or $39.31 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $172,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $38,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Business Continuity Specialists are in Professional companies and Internet companies. The best states for high paying Business Continuity Specialist jobs are Colorado, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming, and District of Columbia. The typical employment in the position spans 2.6 years.

Average Business Continuity Specialist Salary By Company

Business Continuity Specialists can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Professional companies and Internet companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Deloitte and Woodward are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like Meggitt and Marshfield Clinic pay their Business Continuity Specialists very well.

Average Business Continuity Specialist Salary By Location

Across America, Business Continuity Specialists make on average $81,756 annually or $39.31 hourly. Business Continuity Specialists make the most in Denver, CO at about $195,289 per year. Even an entry-level Business Continuity Specialist makes $118,000 per year in Denver, CO. Some of the states with the best Business Continuity Specialist salaries are Colorado, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming, District of Columbia, Oklahoma, and Nebraska. Nevada, Wisconsin, and Indiana have the lowest Business Continuity Specialist salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Denver, CO
$195,289
2
Atlanta, GA
$181,027
3
Alexandria, VA
$171,145
4
Grand Prairie, TX
$165,898
5
Anderson, SC
$163,116

Average Business Continuity Specialist Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Business Continuity Specialist works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Automotive companies, Retail companies, and Finance companies tend to have the highest salaries for Business Continuity Specialists. Automotive companies pay Business Continuity Specialists an average salary of $95,458, Retail companies pay $85,047, and Finance companys come in at $76,626. The average salary for Business Continuity Specialists in the Media industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $73,533.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Automotive
$95,458
2
Retail
$85,047
3
Finance
$76,626
4
Manufacturing
$75,583
5
Media
$73,533

Recently Added Business Continuity Specialist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
King County Washington
Business Continuity Specialist
01/23/2020
$91,894
Mendocino County Office of Education
Business Continuity Specialist
07/18/2019
$93,498
Washington State
Business Continuity Specialist
06/26/2019
$65,592
Advantage Resourcing
Business Continuity Specialist
06/11/2019
$100,176
G4S
Business Continuity Specialist
05/28/2019
$37,566
CIBO Vita Inc.
Continuous Improvement Specialist
03/14/2019
$70,000