Special Investigations Unit Director Salary in San Jose, California

How much does a Special Investigations Unit Director make in San Jose, CA? The average Special Investigations Unit Director salary in San Jose, CA is $179,631 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $158,440 and $210,002. 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. 

About San Jose, California    San Jose is located at 37°20′07″N 121°53′31″W / 37.335278°N 121.891944°W / 37.335278; -121.891944. According to the United States Census Bureau, th....More

San Jose, California  area prices were up 2.9% from a year ago    View the Cost of Living in San Jose, California

Skills Associated with Special Investigations Unit Director: Electronic health records (EHR) Software, Law Enforcement Liaison, Internal Audit, Billing Software ...More

Popular jobs: Physical Therapist, Actuary I, Aerospace Engineer I

Salary estimation for Special Investigations Unit Director at companies like : HCI GROUP INC, PRIMERICA INC, VERISK ANALYTICS INC

Job Description

Special Investigations Unit Director oversees the operations for conducting thorough investigations. Develops the strategies for the cross-functional detection and elimination of fraudulent behavior. Being a Special Investigations Unit Director prepares investigative reports and analyses that pertinent to evidence obtained during investigations. May coordinate with outside sources such as law enforcement agencies, and external audit, etc. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Special Investigations Unit Director typically reports to top management. The Special Investigations Unit Director manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. To be a Special Investigations Unit Director typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

See user submitted job responsibilities for Special Investigations Unit Director.

Take just three simple steps below to generate your own personalized salary report.

Step 1 of 3

Understand the total compensation opportunity for a Special Investigations Unit Director, base salary plus other pay elements

Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
158440
210002
179631

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
172328
259577
205308
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Special Investigations Unit Director in San Jose, CA. The base salary for Special Investigations Unit Director ranges from $158,440 to $210,002 with the average base salary of $179,631. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $172,328 to $259,577 with the average total cash compensation of $205,308.
Step 2 of 3

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.

158440
210002

 

Step 3 of 3

Recalculate your target pay based on your unique skills and experiences

Job Openings for Special Investigations Unit Director in San Jose, CA

Career Path for Special Investigations Unit Director

Those that have already made the climb...
Karen Schmitt , Chief Financial Officer
Maiden Holdings, Ltd., through its subsidiaries, provides reinsurance solutions to regional and specialty insurers primarily in Europe and internationally. The company writes treaties on a quota share basis and excess of loss basis. It also offers auto and credit life insurance products through its insurer partners to ... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2017
Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst
City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.3%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 10.7%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.7%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.0%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.9%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 21.0%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.0%