General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer Salary

A General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer earns an average salary of $198,420 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$78,297 - $289,641
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$290K
MEDIAN: $198,420
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$78,297 - $289,641  
   
Bonus
$22,500  
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$80,879 - $339,581  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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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
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer Salaries

Late-Career
▲52%

Experienced
▲7%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$204,000

Skills That Affect General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer Salaries

Regulatory Compliance
▲9%

Legal Compliance
▲2%

National Average
$204,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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