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Compliance Officers in South Dakota

Want to work in South Dakota as a Compliance Officer? Read this first!

6.3% Jobs Projection
$55,130 Median Salary
80 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Compliance Officers in South Dakota are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Compliance Officers in South Dakota is growing faster than average.

  • Compliance Officers in South Dakota earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Compliance Officers Work in South Dakota?

There were approximately 920 workers employed as Compliance Officers in this state in 2018.

There were 970 Compliance Officers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 50 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 3,410 Compliance Officers working in it, which means South Dakota has fewer Compliance Officers than average.


Job Projections for South Dakota

Jobs for Compliance Officers in this state are growing at a rate of 6.3% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.2%.


South Dakota Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 80 annual Compliance Officers job openings in South Dakota, and 1,010 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 South Dakota?

In 2018 wages for Compliance Officers ranged from $39,270 to $82,140 with $55,130 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $18.88 to $39.49. The median hourly rate was $26.5.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $26.26 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $0.24.

The median salary in South Dakota is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top South Dakota 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
Sioux Falls, SD 340 $59,820
Rapid City, SD 100 $60,580
Sioux City, IA-NE-SD 80 $59,300

Top States for Compliance Officers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Compliance Officers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 38,090 $80,810
Texas 26,620 $74,150
New York 21,370 $72,620
Florida 19,740 $57,580
Pennsylvania 12,480 $66,820
New Jersey 12,340 $79,320
Washington 9,930 $77,510
Georgia 9,350 $58,010
Illinois 8,970 $72,610
Virginia 8,470 $72,650
Ohio 8,030 $61,990
Arizona 7,910 $59,510
Maryland 7,540 $74,150
North Carolina 7,030 $62,470
Massachusetts 7,010 $77,990
Colorado 6,430 $68,910
Michigan 5,510 $69,800
Tennessee 5,370 $54,620
Missouri 5,200 $58,480
Minnesota 4,860 $73,190

Below are the states where Compliance Officers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $91,550
Alaska $80,830
California $80,810
Connecticut $80,080
New Jersey $79,320
Massachusetts $77,990
Washington $77,510
Maryland $74,150
Texas $74,150
Minnesota $73,190


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