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||$33,960|
|25th Percentile Wage||$45,810|
|50th Percentile Wage||$63,160|
|75th Percentile Wage||$87,090|
|90th Percentile Wage||$106,400|
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 $106,400. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $63,160. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid compliance officers is $33,960.
The table and chart below 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 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of compliance officers in 20 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 $73,760. The lowest paying industry is the exterminating and pest control services industry (annual salary $44,960). For detailed compliance officer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Waste Treatment and Disposal|| |
|Remediation and Other Waste Management Services|| |
|Office Administrative Services|| |
|Security Systems Services|| |
|Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Temporary Help Services|| |
|Employment Services|| |
|Investigation and Security Services|| |
|Administrative and Support Services|| |
|Investigation, Guard, and Armored Car Services|| |
|Waste Collection|| |
|Facilities Support Services|| |
|Landscaping Services|| |
|Travel Arrangement and Reservation Services|| |
|Other Support Services|| |
|Business Support Services|| |
|Travel Agencies|| |
|Telephone Call Centers|| |
|Services to Buildings and Dwellings|| |
|Exterminating and Pest Control Services|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .