The average salary for a Compliance Auditor is $56,656.
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Job Description for Compliance Auditor
The compliance auditor is responsible for helping protect an organization's assets by conducting internal audits and inspections to ensure that the organization's equipment and operations are in compliance with laws, corporate guidelines, best practices, and contractual agreements. The auditor may work alone or as part of a team to examine records and inspect practices, document the state of affairs, note potential problems, and make recommendations to management regarding methods to improve com…Read more
Compliance Auditor Tasks
- Verify that the business operates within local, state and federal laws, procedures, and regulations.
- Make recommendations to management of noncompliant businesses and schedule future audits to monitor progress and adherence.
- Review records to verify that all duties have been completed in accordance with regulations.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Compliance Auditor
The top respondents for the job title Compliance Auditor are from the companies Santander, Paramount Group, Inc. and Centene Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Centene Corporation where the average pay is $69,000. Paramount Group, Inc. pays the lowest at around $48,980.
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Popular Skills for Compliance Auditor
Skills in Auditing, Regulatory Compliance and Internal Audit are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Legal Compliance and Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Compliance Auditor
An entry-level Compliance Auditor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $48,864 based on 34 salaries. An early career Compliance Auditor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,786 based on 332 salaries. A mid-career Compliance Auditor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,837 based on 187 salaries. An experienced Compliance Auditor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,891 based on 176 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $77,575.
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Employees with Compliance Auditor in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 17.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Miami, Florida (7.6% more) and Chicago, Illinois (6.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Seattle, Washington (5.5% less).
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