Compliance Officer Salary Information in Iowa

The average annual and hourly salaries for compliance officers in the state of Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of compliance officers among Iowa metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Compliance Officers in Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,400
25th Percentile Wage
$49,970
50th Percentile Wage
$60,200
75th Percentile Wage
$74,360
90th Percentile Wage
$87,190

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compliance officers in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $87,190. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $60,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $37,400.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of compliance officers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$60,200
0.53% 5.56%
2016
$59,880
2.62% -
2015
$58,310
0.22% -
2014
$58,180
0.00% -
2013
$58,180
2.29% -
2012
$56,850
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Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Compliance Officers in Iowa Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of compliance officers in some Iowa cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of compliance officers in state of Iowa ranges from $54,060 to $66,210. The highest paying area for compliance officers in Iowa is Iowa City with a median annual salary of $66,210. The second highest paying city/area in Iowa State is Cedar Rapids (mean annual salary $65,200). The lowest paying area is Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $54,060.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Iowa City
$66,210
Cedar Rapids
$65,200
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$63,030
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$62,310
Ames
$62,300
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$59,280
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$59,270
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$59,270
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$59,260
Dubuque
$58,730
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$54,060




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