Compliance officers are most often employed by the Administration of economic programs & space research industry. The average yearly wage for Compliance officers was $80,067 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Compliance officers by wage are Market research analysts & marketing specialists, Emergency management directors, and Credit analysts.
Compliance officers are part of the Business & financial operations occupations, along with Agents & business managers of artists, performers, & athletes, Buyers & purchasing agents, farm products, Wholesale & retail buyers, except farm products, Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, & farm products, Claims adjusters, appraisers, examiners, & investigators, and 24 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Compliance officers are Socorro & Horizon Cities PUMA, TX, Eaton & Clinton Counties PUMA, MI, and Richmond City PUMA, VA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Compliance officers are Socorro & Horizon Cities PUMA, TX, Forest Hills & Rego Park PUMA, NY, and Eaton & Clinton Counties PUMA, MI.