The salary statistics of compliance officers in the industry sector of administrative and support and waste management and remediation services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare compliance officer salaries in different industries within the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compliance officers in the industry sector of administrative and support and waste management and remediation services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) compliance officers is $102,570. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $60,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid compliance officers is $34,000.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of compliance officers in the industry sector of administrative and support and waste management and remediation services from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of compliance officers in 14 industries in the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for compliance officer occupations is the waste treatment and disposal industry with an annual salary $74,850. The lowest paying industry is the services to buildings and dwellings industry (annual salary $46,540). For detailed compliance officer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Waste Treatment and Disposal|| |
|Office Administrative Services|| |
|Employment Services|| |
|Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Administrative and Support Services|| |
|Security Systems Services|| |
|Remediation and Other Waste Management Services|| |
|Facilities Support Services|| |
|Waste Collection|| |
|Travel Arrangement and Reservation Services|| |
|Other Support Services|| |
|Business Support Services|| |
|Telephone Call Centers|| |
|Services to Buildings and Dwellings|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .