$71,767
Avg. Salary
$27.57
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,980

Bonus

$2,023

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Senior Compliance Analyst is $27.57 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Compliance Analyst is $71,767 per year.

$20.57
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$27.57
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$40.44
90%
MEDIAN $27.57
$54k
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$72k
50%
$98k
90%
MEDIAN $71,767
$53,836 - $98,082
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MEDIAN: $71,767
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$0$104K
Salary $53,836 - $98,082
Bonus $975 - $11,170
Profit Sharing $101 - $6,847
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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$54,456 - $104,317
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 761
Hourly Data $0$52
Hourly Rate $20.57 - $40.44
Overtime $29.36 - $52.16
Annual Data $0$104K
Bonus $975 - $11,170
Profit Sharing $101 - $6,847
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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$54,456 - $104,317
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 41

Job Description for Senior Compliance Analyst

A senior compliance analyst may sometimes be referred to as a senior compliance officer. This person is responsible for ensuring that all activities of their company adhere to established company and legal guidelines. While their exact responsibilities vary depending on the industry, the senior compliance analyst is typically responsible for ensuring that all procedures and policies are implemented and documented, conducting internal reviews, identifying issues with compliance, develop strategies to avoid non-compliance, and filing reports with regulatory committees.

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Senior Compliance Analyst Tasks
  • Ensure that all activities of the organization comply with the rules and regulations governing the industry in which they operate.
  • Collect data and monitor organization activities in compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Represent interests of organization in regulatory affairs.
  • Keep current on industry rules and regulations.
  • Act as liaison with organization and its industry governing bodies.

Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Compliance Analyst


Common Career Paths for Senior Compliance Analyst


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Many Senior Compliance Analysts move into a Compliance Manager role, which does not lead to a big boost in pay. Compliance Managers on average bring in a similar salary to Senior Compliance Analysts.

Senior Compliance Analyst Job Listings

Popular Skills for Senior Compliance Analyst


Senior Compliance Analysts seem to exploit a large range of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Sarbanes-Oxley, Project Management, Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance Audit, and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 7 percent and 12 percent. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Auditing, Legal Research, and Compliance. Most people skilled in Compliance are similarly competent in Legal Compliance.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Compliance Analyst

Pay by Experience for a Senior Compliance Analyst has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Compliance Analyst with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 164 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Compliance Analyst with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 155 salaries. An experienced Senior Compliance Analyst which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 100 salaries. A Senior Compliance Analyst with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 23 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

19%

10%

-5%

-5%

National Average: $73,409

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

For Senior Compliance Analysts, busy San Francisco offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 21 percent above the national average. Senior Compliance Analysts will also find cushy salaries in New York (+18 percent), Washington (+16 percent), Los Angeles (+15 percent), and Boston (+9 percent). With compensation 19 percent below the national average, Indianapolis is not known for hefty paychecks and actually represents the lowest-paying market. Employers in Columbus and Atlanta also lean toward paying below-median salaries (12 percent lower and 8 percent lower, respectively).

Senior Compliance Analyst Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Compliance Analyst?

Senior Compliance Analyst in Buffalo:
"Dead end."
Pros: Some good people, but they're strangled by the bureaucracy. Depending on your manager, roles can be very flexible.
Cons: Lack of mentorship, ability to be reshuffled into different role/reporting line without having any input.

Senior Compliance Analyst in Philadelphia:
Pros: I enjoy the the high level investigative work and my colleagues.
Cons: There is an occasional lack of transparency both in decisions made and in terms of negotiating ability.

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Key Stats for Senior Compliance Analyst

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 121 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Senior Compliance Analyst Salaries

▲21%

▲5%

▼0%

National Average
$73,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Senior Compliance Analyst Salaries


Project Management
▲9%

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Compliance Audit
▲8%

Microsoft Excel
▲6%

Risk Management / Risk Control
▲5%

Anti-Money Laundering (AML)
▲5%


Data Analysis
▲1%

National Average
$73,000


Research Analysis
▼4%

Insurance
▼5%


Auditing
▼14%

Legal Research
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 121 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: 7%