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Risk Control Manager Salary

Risk Control Managers who are practiced in their profession and carry more than 10 years of experience make up just under three-fifths of Risk Control Managers. Pay fluctuates from $51K to $142K per year, but expected earnings average $87K per year. With some bonuses approaching $21K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $29K, overall incomes of Risk Control Managers spread between $51K and $142K depending on individual performance. Women Risk Control Managers who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. For the most part, Risk Control Managers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. A large number get medical and dental insurance, and a fair number get vision plans, too. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$52,261 - $126,329
MEDIAN: $87,452

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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.
$52,261 - $126,329  
$1,953 - $20,595  
Profit Sharing
$0.21 - $29,361  
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).
$51,494 - $142,496  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 145
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Job Description for Risk Control Manager

  • Train and support operations around risk and control management.
  • Interact with regulatory groups and partners to develop, review, and communicate risk and control issues.
  • Analyze business processes to identify factors that increase or decrease accidents, risks, and compliance.
  • Identify trends for risk, adverse events, and issue escalation and create strategies.

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Job skills reported by Risk Control Managers are limited. Fortunate workers who know Project Management command much higher paychecks, scoring salaries 21 percent above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Risk Management / Risk Control. Project Management and Risk Management / Risk Control are correlating skills — those who know the former usually know the latter.

Pay by Experience Level for Risk Control Manager

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

The average beginner in this position makes around $76K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $95K. Professionals who claim 10 to 20 years of experience can secure some pretty cushy paychecks; the median for this group is a six-figure $105K. Risk Control Managers who have racked up more than two decades of experience report lower incomes overall; the average sum for this crowd comes out to only $104K.

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Experience Affects Risk Control Manager Salaries

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National Average

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Skills That Affect Risk Control Manager Salaries

Project Management
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National Average

Risk Management / Risk Control
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.


51 %
49 %

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: 87% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 73% employee benefits None: 9%