What is a Compliance Officer?
Compliance Officer Example 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.
Types of Compliance Officer
- Equal Employment Opportunity Investigator
- Equal Employment Opportunity Officer
- License Inspector
- Air Pollution Compliance Inspector
- Immigration Investigator
Compliance Officer Employment Estimates
In 2016, there was an estimated number of 288,300 jobs in the United States for Compliance Officer. 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.
Compliance Officer Average Salary
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
Compliance Officers work in the following industries:
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