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Compliance Officer Salary Information in West Virginia

The average annual and hourly salaries for compliance officers in the state of West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of compliance officers amongst West Virginia 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 West Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,470
25th Percentile Wage
$38,340
50th Percentile Wage
$54,740
75th Percentile Wage
$76,200
90th Percentile Wage
$93,820

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compliance officers in West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $93,820. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $54,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32,470.

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
$54,740
12.39% 18.49%
2016
$47,960
-4.50% -
2015
$50,120
5.83% -
2014
$47,200
-0.30% -
2013
$47,340
5.75% -
2012
$44,620
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Compliance Officers in West Virginia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of compliance officers in some West Virginia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of compliance officers in state of West Virginia ranges from $40,280 to $86,350. The highest paying area for compliance officers in West Virginia is Washington-Arlington-Alexandria with a median annual salary of $86,350. The second highest paying city/area in West Virginia State is Hagerstown-Martinsburg (mean annual salary $75,770). The lowest paying area is Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $40,280.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria
$86,350
Hagerstown-Martinsburg
$75,770
Cumberland
$74,590
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna
$63,790
Morgantown
$62,850
Wheeling
$56,090
North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$55,930
Huntington-Ashland
$55,590
Winchester
$53,610
Steubenville-Weirton
$49,530
Charleston
$40,940
Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$40,280




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