Compliance Officers in Alabama
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You’re in luck! Jobs for Compliance Officers in Alabama are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
- Compliance Officers in Alabama earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Compliance Officers Work in Alabama?
1,740 people worked as Compliance Officers in 2018 in this state.
There were 1,460 Compliance Officers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 280 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 3,410 Compliance Officers working in it, which means Alabama has fewer Compliance Officers than average.
Job Projections for Alabama
Jobs for Compliance Officers in this state are growing at a rate of 5.0% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.2%.
Alabama Annual Job Openings
The BLS is projecting 120 annual Compliance Officers job openings in Alabama, and 1,480 total jobs in the year 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 25,900 annual jobs and 312,000 total jobs in 2026.
What do Compliance Officers Make in Alabama?
In 2018 wages for Compliance Officers ranged from $36,840 to $101,790 with $65,650 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $17.71 to $48.94. The median hourly rate was $31.56.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $31.5 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $0.06.
The median salary in Alabama is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Alabama Metros for Compliance Officers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Compliance Officers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Top States for Compliance Officers Employment
View the list below to see where most Compliance Officers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Compliance Officers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$91,550|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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