$115,046
Avg. Salary
$33.50
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$20,095

Bonus

$9,916

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Risk Management Director is $33.50 per hour.

The average pay for a Risk Management Director is $115,046 per year.

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MEDIAN $33.50
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$171k
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MEDIAN $115,046
$73,865 - $170,908
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MEDIAN: $115,046
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$0$198K
Salary $73,865 - $170,908
Bonus $4,913 - $40,547
Profit Sharing $2,466 - $21,287
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).
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$72,951 - $198,091
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 181

Job Description for Risk Management Director

Risk management directors are responsible for overseeing a company's policies and procedures to ensure compliance with local, state, and federal laws, as well as ensuring that the company complies with internal and external auditing.

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Risk Management Director 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.

Risk Management Director Job Listings

Popular Skills for Risk Management Director


Risk Management Directors typically list a handful of skills they use on the job. Most notably, skills in Risk Management / Risk Control, Insurance, Regulatory Compliance, and Safety Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average. Safety Compliance and Regulatory Compliance as skills, however, tend to be associated with significantly smaller paychecks. It is not unusual for someone who knows Insurance to be familiar with Risk Management / Risk Control as well.

Pay by Experience Level for Risk Management Director

Pay by Experience for a Risk Management Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Risk Management Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 21 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Risk Management Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $129,000 based on 35 salaries. An experienced Risk Management Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $144,000 based on 60 salaries. A Risk Management Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $131,000 based on 40 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

55%

13%

National Average: $121,157

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

New York offers some of the highest pay in the country for Risk Management Directors, 49 percent above the national average. Risk Management Directors will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+9 percent) and Los Angeles (+5 percent). The lowest-paying market is Chicago, which sits 11 percent below the national average.

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Key Stats for Risk Management Director

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
34%

Experience Affects Risk Management Director Salaries

▲19%

▲8%

▲6%

National Average
$121,000

Entry-Level
▼25%

Skills That Affect Risk Management Director Salaries

Risk Management / Risk Control
▲4%

▲2%

National Average
$121,000

Regulatory Compliance
▼5%

Safety Compliance
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
34%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 91%
vision benefits
Vision: 82%
no benefits
None: 3%