$84,292
Avg. Salary
$29.25
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$9,830

Bonus

$4,112

Profit Sharing

$31,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Risk Manager is $29.25 per hour.

The average pay for a Risk Manager is $84,292 per year.

$18.41
10%
$29.25
50%
$44.56
90%
MEDIAN $29.25
$55k
10%
$84k
50%
$128k
90%
MEDIAN $84,292
$55,283 - $127,786
$55K
$84K
$130K
MEDIAN: $84,292
10%
50%
90%

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$18.41 - $44.56
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$0$141K
Salary $55,283 - $127,786
Bonus $1,536 - $24,888
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $15,170
Commission $31,000
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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$54,262 - $141,323
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,935
Hourly Data $0$69K
Hourly Rate $18.41 - $44.56
Overtime $29.97 - $69,037
Annual Data $0$141K
Bonus $1,536 - $24,888
Commission $31,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $15,170
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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$54,262 - $141,323
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 123

Job Description for Risk Manager

A risk manager works directly for a company or provides risk consulting to various companies. The risk manager may deal with financial or material risks. The risk manager will carry out audits and spontaneous checks to make sure that various staff members are adhering to safety rules. The risk manager may also recommend changes to safety policies when necessary, as well as training when widespread problems are detected.

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Risk Manager Tasks
  • Design, implement, oversee, and manage the risk management plan.
  • Investigate and troubleshoot individual or organization-wide issues.
  • Review existing safety policies and update them to comply with legislation.
  • Coordinate risk management activities in order to prevent or isolate liabilities.

Popular Employer Salaries for Risk Manager

Common Career Paths for Risk Manager


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Popular Skills for Risk Manager

Pay by Experience Level for Risk Manager

Pay by Experience for a Risk Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Risk Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 342 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Risk Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 363 salaries. An experienced Risk Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $97,000 based on 419 salaries. A Risk Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 173 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $86,481

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

Risk Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Risk Manager?

Risk Manager in Detroit:
Pros: Beautiful downtown
Cons: Commute, traffic

Risk Manager in Santa Fe:
"Great weather year round."
Pros: Weather and the mountains
Cons: Small town

Risk Manager in Cheverly:
"Alot of traffic."
Pros: co workers
Cons: commute and time away from family

Risk Manager in Washington:
"Risk Management Review."
Pros: I love not only the environment but the people. Working with people in the community and seeing the difference I make keeps me here.
Cons: My salary. I should be paid more for the amount of work I am responsible for.

Risk Manager in Santa Rosa:
"The bigger the company gets, the less you will make."
Long term tenure does not lend itself well to this organization; they would rather put their money into new people than developing the ones that they already have.

Risk Manager in Stroud:
Pros: Helping general public, investigating.
Cons: Stress, time consuming, personnel.

Risk Manager in San Diego:
"Stress."
Pros: Being able to solve problems and help people for the right reasons.
Cons: Complaints.

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Key Stats for Risk Manager

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 351 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Risk Manager Salaries

▲12%

▲12%

▲2%

National Average
$86,000

▼20%

Skills That Affect Risk Manager Salaries

SQL
▲26%

SAS
▲26%

Risk Consulting
▲16%


Internal Audit
▲4%


Risk Management / Risk Control
▼0%

National Average
$86,000




▼11%





Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 351 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 10%