Entry-Level Vice President, Compliance Officer Salary

Entry-Level Compliance VPs take home approximately $102K per year on average. Total incomes of Entry-Level Compliance VPs incorporate potential for, in rare cases, more than $28K from bonuses; these performance components cause packages to range between $63K and $155K. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. Women Entry-Level Compliance VPs who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Most Entry-Level Compliance VPs report high levels of job satisfaction. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$59,461 - $136,225
MEDIAN: $93,679

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Salary $59,461 - $136,225
Bonus $1,942 - $27,404
Profit Sharing $1,300
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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).
$61,407 - $152,514
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 75

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $100,267

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

For those looking to make money, Entry-Level Compliance VPs in New York enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 28 percent above the national average.

Vice President, Compliance Officer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Vice President, Compliance Officer in Houghton:
"Wish I Knew Back Then."
The importance of networking, obtaining certifications, assertiveness skills, communication skills.

Vice President, Compliance Officer in Atlanta:
"Don't Panic."
Take your time and read all resources available to determine your advice for the persons asking the questions. They need good information to stand on and depend on you to provide direction. At times you will be the only advice they seek so the importance of information you provide can not be understated. Regulations are complicated so seek the company of others in your field if perhaps you are confused. If confusion consumes you...give it 30 more minutes. You will be surprised at the clarity that is found when you think its out of reach.

Key Stats for Vice President, Compliance Officer


57 %
43 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Vice President, Compliance Officer Salaries

Legal Compliance

Regulatory Compliance

Microsoft Excel

Financial Applications

Windows Operating System General Use

Compliance (Financial)

National Average

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Word

Anti-Money Laundering (AML)

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.


57 %
43 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 5%