Compliance Officers in District of Columbia
Is District of Columbia a good place for you to work as a Compliance Officer?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Compliance Officers in District of Columbia are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Compliance Officers in District of Columbia is growing faster than average.
Compliance Officers in District of Columbia earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Compliance Officers Work in District of Columbia?
In 2018, there were 4,260 Compliance Officers working in the state.
There were 4,580 Compliance Officers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 320 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 3,410 Compliance Officers working in it, which means District of Columbia has more Compliance Officers than average.
Job Projections for District of Columbia
Jobs for Compliance Officers in this state are growing at a rate of 7.6% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.2%.
District of Columbia Annual Job Openings
The BLS is projecting 430 annual Compliance Officers job openings in District of Columbia, and 5,220 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 District of Columbia?
In 2018 wages for Compliance Officers ranged from $56,230 to $128,160 with $91,550 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $27.04 to $61.61. The median hourly rate was $44.01.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $42.18 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $1.83.
The median salary in District of Columbia is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top District of Columbia 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
The table below shows the states 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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