How much does a Compliance Investigator make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Compliance Investigator in the United States is $42 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $35 and $53. Hourly rate 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.
Compliance Investigator conducts investigations of alleged violations of the corporation's ethical standards or non-compliance with applicable laws, regulations and corporate policy. Ensures that investigations follow the approved process, are lawfully and objectively conducted, are thorough in gathering all material facts and present an accurate accounting of the issues. Being a Compliance Investigator presents clear, concise, and factual reports that enable fair and relevant decisions to be made. Recommends proactive measures that will reduce the risk of similar future incidents. Additionally, Compliance Investigator typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. May require a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) certification. The Compliance Investigator contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Compliance Investigator typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description
The results of the investigation should be reported to top management and the compliance function.
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Compliance officers provide a necessary function to nearly every kind of business, in-demand by a wide range of organizations to help employers operate within the appropriate external laws and regulations.
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Compliance Investigator in the United States. The average hourly rate for Compliance Investigator ranges from $35 to $53 with the average hourly pay of $42. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $36 to $59 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $45.