Compliance Officer Salary Information in Ohio

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

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,060
25th Percentile Wage
$44,250
50th Percentile Wage
$56,150
75th Percentile Wage
$73,860
90th Percentile Wage
$93,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compliance officers in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $93,900. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,150. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35,060.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.85
25th Percentile Wage
$21.28
50th Percentile Wage
$26.99
75th Percentile Wage
$35.51
90th Percentile Wage
$45.15

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for compliance officers in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $45.15. The median hourly salary is $26.99. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.85.

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
201656,150-0.57%-1.14%
201556,470-2.04%-
201457,620-0.09%-
201357,6701.53%-
201256,790--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of compliance officers in some Ohio cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of compliance officers in state of Ohio ranges from $45,040 to $78,770. The highest paying area for compliance officers in Ohio is Sandusky with a median annual salary of $78,770. The second highest paying city/area in Ohio State is Columbus (mean annual salary $61,390). The lowest paying area is Canton-Massillon with a median annual salary of $45,040.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Sandusky
$78,770
Columbus
$61,390
Dayton
$59,320
Cincinnati-Middletown
$58,790
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$57,510
Toledo
$55,990
Springfield
$55,020
Akron
$54,930
Lima
$50,950
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$46,880
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$46,290
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$45,410
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$45,120
Canton-Massillon
$45,040


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