Chief Audit Executive Salary in the United States

How much does a Chief Audit Executive make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Chief Audit Executive in the United States is $54 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $47 and $66. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a Chief Audit Executive?

The Chief Audit Executive (CAE), director of audit, director of internal audit, auditor general, or controller general is a high level independent corporate executive with overall responsibility for internal audit. Publicly traded corporations typically have an internal audit department, led by a Chief Audit Executive ("CAE") who reports functionally to the audit committee of the board of directors, with administrative reporting to the chief executive officer. The profession is unregulated, though there are a number of international standard setting bodies, an example of which is the Instit...

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