How much does a Business Ethics and Compliance Specialist make in the United States? The average Business Ethics and Compliance Specialist salary in the United States is $95,000 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $75,800 and $119,800. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Business Ethics and Compliance Specialist assesses, prioritizes and manages legal and regulatory compliance risks based on Federal Sentencing Guidelines requirements. Monitors activities relating to standards of conduct and ethical relationships. Being a Business Ethics and Compliance Specialist assures honest, candid, and timely responses from the appropriate management personnel are provided for "helpline" inquiries. Participates in the implementation of the corporation's comprehensive ethics and compliance program throughout the organization. In addition, Business Ethics and Compliance Specialist monitors allegations of unethical activity, including violations of Sarbanes Oxley, through evaluation of risk and identification of solutions. Ensures that a thorough investigation is conducted of alleged violations of the Code, laws, or regulations pertaining to the business. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Working as a Business Ethics and Compliance Specialist typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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