Compliance officers are most often employed by the Banking & related activities industry. The average yearly wage for Compliance officers was $79,170 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Compliance officers by wage are Other psychologists, Commercial and industrial designers, and Advertising sales agents.
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 Seminole County (West) PUMA, FL, Spring Valley & Summerlin South PUMA, NV, and Kansas City (North Central), Gladstone City & North Kansas City PUMA, MO. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Compliance officers are Seminole County (West) PUMA, FL, Kansas City (North Central), Gladstone City & North Kansas City PUMA, MO, and West Chester Borough PUMA, PA.