All About Compliance Officers
Job Description: Examine, evaluate, and investigate eligibility for or conformity with laws and regulations governing contract compliance of licenses and permits, and perform other compliance and enforcement inspection and analysis activities not classified elsewhere.
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What Kind of Compliance Officer Job Opportunities Are There?
There were about 288,300 jobs for Compliance Officer in 2016 (in the United States). New jobs are being produced at a rate of 8.2% which is above the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 23,700 new jobs for Compliance Officer by 2026. The BLS estimates 25,900 yearly job openings in this field.
The states with the most job growth for Compliance Officer are Utah, Nevada, and Washington. Watch out if you plan on working in Alaska, Maine, or Maryland. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.
How Much Does a Compliance Officer Make?
Compliance Officers make between $38,320 and $109,650 a year.
Compliance Officers who work in District of Columbia, Alaska, or California, make the highest salaries.
How much do Compliance Officers make in different U.S. states?
|State||Annual Mean Salary|
|District of Columbia||$93,240|
Where Compliance Officers Work
The table below shows the approximate number of Compliance Officers employed by various industries.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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