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International Trade Compliance Officer Salary

The average International Trade Compliance Officer in the United States can expect to rake in roughly $64K per year. Women make up a slight majority of International Trade Compliance Officers (57 percent) survey respondents. Almost all enjoy medical and dental coverage in this occupation, and a fair number get vision benefits. Most International Trade Compliance Officers like their work and job satisfaction is high. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$44,208 - $112,947
MEDIAN: $63,764

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$44,046 - $117,464  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 80

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Job Description for International Trade Compliance Officer

International trade compliance officers oversee the process of a company's importing and exporting of products. They ensure that all trades are done safely and lawfully. Overseeing this process involves excellent problem-solving and communication skills.


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International Trade Compliance Officers typically list a handful of skills they use on the job. Import Compliance and Regulatory Compliance are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay.

Pay by Experience Level for International Trade Compliance Officer

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

International Trade Compliance Officers generally obtain higher compensation for more plentiful past experience. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience have a median salary of $59K. Those who have been around for five to 10 years can expect to take home more — $66K on average. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $72K. Deeply experienced professionals who boast more than 20 years of experience haul in an ample $103K on average.

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Experience Affects International Trade Compliance Officer Salaries

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Skills That Affect International Trade Compliance Officer Salaries

Import Compliance
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National Average

Regulatory Compliance
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.


57 %
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 91%
vision benefits Vision: 76% employee benefits None: 3%