Average Director, Risk Management / Risk Control Salary

$114,177
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$15,560
Bonus
$9,243
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Director, Risk Management / Risk Control is $114,177.
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$72k
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$114k
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$161k
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MEDIAN $114,177
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Salary
$72k - $161k
Bonus
$4k - $39k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $29k
Total Pay
$72k - $189k

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Job Description for Director, Risk Management / Risk Control

Director, Risk Management / Risk Control Tasks
  • Oversee staff operations, business planning and budget development.
  • Direct staff in effective and efficient use of programs that promote quality processes.
  • Examine and analyze risk data to determine potential loss.
  • Plan and direct the risk management program.

Career Paths

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Director, Risk Management / Risk Control
Chief Risk Officer (CRO)
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Director, Risk Management / Risk Control Job Listings

Popular Skills for Director, Risk Management / Risk Control

Skills that pay less than market rate include Claim Handling, Safety Compliance, Regulatory Compliance, Insurance and Risk Management / Risk Control.

Pay by Experience Level for Director, Risk Management / Risk Control

An entry-level Director, Risk Management / Risk Control with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $80,497 based on 18 salaries. An early career Director, Risk Management / Risk Control with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,196 based on 96 salaries. A mid-career Director, Risk Management / Risk Control with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,358 based on 165 salaries. An experienced Director, Risk Management / Risk Control with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $122,781 based on 334 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $125,438.
Employees with Director, Risk Management / Risk Control in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 42.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (26.6% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (22.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (13.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 786 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.3%
Early Career
12.2%
Mid Career
21.0%
Experienced
42.5%
Late Career
22.0%