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Regulatory Specialist Salary

An average Regulatory Specialist in the United States can expect to take home roughly $55K per year. Total cash compensation to Regulatory Specialists varies from $34K to $82K; higher pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $8K each. Location and career duration each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most Regulatory Specialists survey respondents are women (70 percent). A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. Most Regulatory Specialists like their work and job satisfaction is high.

$38,976 - $81,778
(Median)
$39K
$55K
$82K
MEDIAN: $54,738
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90%

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$14.44 - $30.34
(Median)
$14
$19
$30
MEDIAN: $18.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$38,976 - $81,778  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,708  
Profit Sharing
$970 - $7,728  
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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$34,294 - $82,090  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 337
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.44 - $30.34  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $41.63  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,708  
   
Profit Sharing
$970 - $7,728  
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).
)
$34,294 - $82,090  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 114
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Job Description for Regulatory Specialist

Regulatory specialists work with regulatory procedures and bodies, with day-to-day functions including writing and auditing reports and applications, as well as verifying and recording the company's progress. In addition to producing reports, the regulatory specialist must contribute to analyzing company policies and protocols, which requires regular communication with management and other departments. Tools for the job are mostly limited to standard computer software such as the Microsoft Office suite, but may also include project management and document organization tools.

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Regulatory Specialist Tasks

  • Conduct research to support regulatory submissions.
  • Prepare and submit documentation to regulatory agencies.
  • Ensure company compliance with all regulations and laws pertaining to company business.
  • Compile and maintain appropriate technical documents for regulatory submissions.

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Popular Skills for Regulatory Specialist


Regulatory Specialists usually report a few specific skills. Those who have experience with Environmental Compliance, Regulatory Compliance, and Safety Compliance can expect to be compensated well for these skills. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Safety Compliance. Those with knowledge of Environmental Compliance tend to be skilled in Regulatory Compliance as well.

Pay by Experience Level for Regulatory Specialist

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


Regulatory Specialists do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. The average beginner in this position makes around $47K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $59K. Regulatory Specialists see a median salary of $64K after reaching one to two decades on the job. In the end, more experience does seem to mean larger paychecks; seasoned Regulatory Specialists with more than 20 years of experience earn a predictably higher median salary of $69K.

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Experience Affects Regulatory Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 34%

Experienced
up arrow 23%

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

National Average
$52,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Skills That Affect Regulatory Specialist Salaries

Environmental Compliance
up arrow 4%

Regulatory Compliance
0%

National Average
$52,000

Safety Compliance
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 83 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 11%
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