The average salary for a General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer is $182,000 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Regulatory Compliance and Legal Compliance.

$79,463 - $286,727
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MEDIAN: $182,000
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$79,463 - $286,727  
   
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$81,779 - $335,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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Job Description for General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer

  • Oversee, analyze, and perform oversight of litigation, settlement, and defense strategies.
  • Counsel business units and review contracts to ensure compliance of business interests.
  • Manage counsel, compliance staff, and/or support personnel.
  • Conduct or coordinate audits, compliance reviews, and risk assessment.
  • Evaluate, develop, and implement business policy, procedure, and risk mitigation strategies.

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Key Stats for General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
036
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 72%

Experienced
up arrow 11%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$180,000

Skills That Affect General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer Salaries

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 23%

Legal Compliance
up arrow 17%

National Average
$180,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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