Experienced Internal Audit Director Salary

Experienced Internal Audit Directors take home approximately $131K per year on average. In the world of Experienced Internal Audit Directors, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $36K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $50K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $97K and $194K. Almost all enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. Most Experienced Internal Audit Directors report high levels of job satisfaction. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Experienced Internal Audit Directors making up 55 percent of survey respondents. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$89,846 - $169,111
MEDIAN: $130,662

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Salary $89,846 - $169,111
Bonus $5,112 - $35,878
Profit Sharing $2,000 - $50,562
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$98,218 - $195,754
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 318

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $145,447

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With a pay rate for Experienced Internal Audit Directors that is 30 percent greater than the national average, San Francisco offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Experienced Internal Audit Directors will also find cushy salaries in San Diego (+28 percent), New York (+17 percent), Atlanta (+7 percent), and Houston (+4 percent). Location is a huge contributor to overall pay, with Experienced Internal Audit Directors in Louisville earning a whopping 35 percent below the national average. Cleveland and Austin are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 23 percent lower and 11 percent lower, respectively.

Key Stats for Internal Audit Director


46 %
54 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 50 votes.
10-19 years
20 years or more
Years in Fields/Career:
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 50 votes.


46 %
54 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
no benefits
None: 8%