Compliance Officers in Connecticut
Is Connecticut a good place for you to work as a Compliance Officer?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Compliance Officers in Connecticut are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Compliance Officers in Connecticut is growing faster than average.
Compliance Officers in Connecticut earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Compliance Officers Work in Connecticut?
In 2018, there were 3,410 Compliance Officers working in the state.
There were 3,730 Compliance Officers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 320 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The amount of Compliance Officers working in the state is similar to the average state.
Job Projections for Connecticut
Jobs for Compliance Officers in this state are growing at a rate of 7.9% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.2%.
Connecticut Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 330 annual job openings, and a total of 3,970 jobs for Connecticut Compliance Officers in 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 25,900 annual jobs and 312,000 total jobs in 2026.
What do Compliance Officers Make in Connecticut?
In 2018 wages for Compliance Officers ranged from $50,690 to $123,460 with $80,080 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $24.37 to $59.36. The median hourly rate was $38.5.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $37.42 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $1.08.
The median salary in Connecticut is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Connecticut 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|
|Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT||1,630||$81,850|
|New Haven, CT||400||$72,600|
|Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI||230||$78,820|
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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