How much does a Compliance Officer, Senior make in the United States? The average Compliance Officer, Senior salary in the United States is $88,000 as of August 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $76,100 and $102,000. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $76,100 10% $65,266 90% $114,746 75% $102,000 $88,000 50%(Median)
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The Compliance Officer, Senior monitors business activities for compliance with applicable rules and regulations. Assists in the development and implementation of compliance programs for the organization. Being a Compliance Officer, Senior responds to inquiries from regulatory agencies and completes required compliance documentation. Ensures operating manuals and procedural documents stay current when regulations change. In addition, Compliance Officer, Senior may supervise and guide lower level compliance specialists. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being a Compliance Officer, Senior contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Working as a Compliance Officer, Senior typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021

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