International Trade Compliance Manager Salary

With nearly three in five of International Trade Compliance Managers in the United States reporting more than 10 years of experience in the field, this area is heavily weighted toward experienced professionals. Pay ranges from $51K to $129K per year and averages out to $85K per year. Overall cash earnings of International Trade Compliance Managers stretch from $51K near the bottom to $129K at the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $17K each from bonuses and profit sharing. Career duration and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Women International Trade Compliance Managers who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Almost all receive medical and dental insurance and a fair number get vision insurance. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most International Trade Compliance Managers.

$50,818 - $119,618
(Median)
$51K
$85K
$120K
MEDIAN: $84,905
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$14.09 - $47.68
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$14
$19
$48
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$50,818 - $119,618  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,309  
Profit Sharing
$358.80 - $17,344  
Total Pay (?
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$50,826 - $129,184  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 338
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.09 - $47.68  
   
Overtime
$29.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,309  
   
Profit Sharing
$358.80 - $17,344  
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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$50,826 - $129,184  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Job Description for International Trade Compliance Manager

International trade compliance managers are responsible for managing all compliance aspects of international trade on behalf of their organization. They are in charge of leading a team of trade professionals to fulfill all company and government requirements for their trade projects. In addition, these individuals create effective export and import initiatives to increase productivity and reduce trade-related issues. The international trade compliance manager's main functions also include verifying trade documents, authorizing business decisions, reviewing marketing and execution documentation, and managing the development and submission of transaction licenses, agreements, and other regulatory appeals.

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International Trade Compliance Manager Tasks

  • Cultivate relations with government and customs entities to encourage communication.
  • Lead, evaluate and make recommendations based on audits and identified risks.
  • Review and update customs documentation, including declarations and coding.
  • Create and update customs and regulatory policy, documentation and processes.
  • Support and train staff on regulations, policies and best practices.

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Survey takers who work as International Trade Compliance Managers typically report just a few professional skills. Most notably, skills in Regulatory Compliance, Trade Compliance, Export Compliance, and Import Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Import Compliance and Export Compliance. Trade Compliance is a skill commonly found among those who know Regulatory Compliance.

Pay by Experience Level for International Trade Compliance Manager

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


More years of relevant experience do not necessarily translate to higher paychecks. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $71K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $84K on average — a distinctly larger sum. After working for 10 to 20 years, International Trade Compliance Managers make a median salary of $94K. Individuals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience don't seem to earn much more than people who have 10 to 20 years under their belts; the more senior group reports an average income of $98K.

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Experience Affects International Trade Compliance Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 12%

Experienced
up arrow 7%

National Average
$88,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Skills That Affect International Trade Compliance Manager Salaries


Trade Compliance
up arrow 4%

National Average
$88,000

Export Compliance
up arrow 11%

Import Compliance
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 51 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
medical benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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