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Chief Compliance Officer Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Chief Compliance Officer is $101,044 per year. A skill in Legal Compliance is associated with high pay for this job.
Chief Compliance Officer Salary (?
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$56,678 - $184,071
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MEDIAN: $101,044
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Chief Compliance Officer Salary (?
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$12.25 - $70.96
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National Salary Data

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$0$80K$160K$240K
Salary
$56,678 - $184,071  
   
Bonus
$721 - $50,617  
Profit Sharing
$997 - $20,664  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$57,350 - $217,759  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 951
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$12.25 - $70.96  
   
Overtime
$6.00 - $34.49  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$721 - $50,617  
   
Profit Sharing
$997 - $20,664  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$57,350 - $217,759  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Job Description for Chief Compliance Officer

Chief compliance officers are responsible for the finances and operations within their company. Whenever a department or division undertakes a new initiative requiring executive budget approval, the chief compliance officer must make a decision on whether to grant that permission. Chief compliance officers are also responsible for ensuring that operations within the company adhere to all applicable rules, regulations, policies, and laws. For example, chief compliance officers must ensure that procedures within their company's manufacturing plants are in line with Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) safety standards.
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Chief Compliance Officer Tasks
  • Conduct or direct the internal investigation of compliance issues.
  • Oversee and monitor activities for compliance with company, state and federal regulations.
  • Assess product, compliance, or operational risks and develop risk management strategies.
  • Conduct periodic internal reviews or audits to ensure that compliance procedures are followed.

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Pay by Experience Level for Chief Compliance Officer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

Los Angeles
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San Diego
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Tampa
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Chicago
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Atlanta
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Philadelphia
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Cincinnati
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Denver
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National Average
$110,000
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Miami
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Dallas
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Pittsburgh
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Experience Affects Chief Compliance Officer Salaries

National Average
$110,000

Skills That Affect Chief Compliance Officer Salaries

Regulatory Compliance
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Risk Management / Risk Control
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Compliance (Financial)
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National Average
$110,000

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
57%
female alumni
 
Male
43%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 12%