Compliance Manager Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Compliance Manager is $71,958 per year. A skill in Internal Audit is associated with high pay for this job.
Compliance Manager Total Pay (?
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$44,555 - $104,539
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Compliance Manager Total Pay (?
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$13.33 - $34.38
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$44,555 - $104,539  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $16,730  
Profit Sharing
$487.22 - $10,304  
Commission
$0.00 - $3,500  
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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$42,636 - $113,863  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,344
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$13.33 - $34.38  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $45.30  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $16,730  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $3,500  
Profit Sharing
$487.22 - $10,304  
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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$42,636 - $113,863  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,344
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Job Description for Compliance Manager
Compliance managers work on a company's legal, management, and compliance issues. They make sure that their company is up to date with all the regulatory requirements. Their tasks include conducting audits, identifying issues, filing reports, consulting with attorneys, assisting employees, analyzing sales, investigating customer complaints, guiding and teaching fellow employees, overseeing compliance systems, and verifying policies. Compliance managers typically need to be strong leaders, as well as strong communicators. This job is communication-heavy and requires frequent verbal and written communication with others. It is also helpful to be persuasive and an excellent problem solver; compliance managers generally have to analyze data and explain results to - and potentially persuade - higher management or attorneys.
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Compliance Manager Tasks
  • Perform routine internal audits to ensure that business is operating in accordance with regulations.
  • Consult with company about processes, practices, and systems and areas of improvement.
  • Create, implement, administer, and enforce policies, procedures and laws required for a company to operate in accordance with the law and regulations.
  • Establish and update a compliance manual.
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Pay Difference By Location
Los Angeles
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Washington
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Boston
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San Francisco
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Philadelphia
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Seattle
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Dallas
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Atlanta
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Columbus
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National Average
$73,000
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San Diego
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Miami
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Experience Affects Compliance Manager Salaries

National Average
$73,000

Skills That Affect Compliance Manager Salaries

Legal Compliance
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Data Analysis
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Policy Analysis
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National Average
$73,000
Auditing
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Legal Research
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Trade Compliance
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Gender
Female
62%
female alumni
 
Male
38%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
13%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 11%
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