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Compliance Officer Salary Information in Massachusetts

The average annual and hourly salaries for compliance officers in the state of Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of compliance officers among Massachusetts cities 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,120
25th Percentile Wage
$59,810
50th Percentile Wage
$78,710
75th Percentile Wage
$100,090
90th Percentile Wage
$124,280

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compliance officers in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $124,280. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $78,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $48,120.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23.14
25th Percentile Wage
$28.76
50th Percentile Wage
$37.84
75th Percentile Wage
$48.12
90th Percentile Wage
$59.75

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for compliance officers in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $59.75. The median hourly salary is $37.84. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23.14.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of compliance officers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201678,7100.30%14.31%
201578,4702.50%-
201476,5102.20%-
201374,8309.86%-
201267,450--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Compliance Officers in Massachusetts Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of compliance officers in some Massachusetts cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of compliance officers in state of Massachusetts ranges from $60,170 to $84,090. The highest paying area for compliance officers in Massachusetts is Boston-Cambridge-Quincy with a median annual salary of $84,090. The second highest paying city/area in Massachusetts State is Boston-Cambridge-Quincy (mean annual salary $80,150). The lowest paying area is Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner with a median annual salary of $60,170.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$84,090
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$80,150
Framingham
$74,350
Worcester
$74,040
Taunton-Norton-Raynham
$72,780
Springfield
$70,120
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$68,070
Peabody
$63,520
New Bedford
$63,020
Barnstable Town
$61,000
Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner
$60,170


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