Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Ombudsman is $52,612
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Ombudsmen?
A mid-career Ombudsman with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $71,086 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Ombudsman with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,500 based on 8 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), …Read more
What Do Ombudsmen Do?
Ombudsmen work primarily in situations in which a power struggle exists among different parties. It is common in the United Kingdom and some surrounding areas for ombudsmen to settle disputes between businesses and consumers of products; when there is a complaint against a large company, for example, an ombudsman must mend the difference in power (large corporation versus an individual with a problem or complaint) to reach a peaceful agreement between both parties. The tactics used to settle …Read more
- Resolve conflicts, disputes, or problems.
- Serve as a trusted source of information.
- Reestablish relationships between groups or individuals.