• Compliance Officers
  • Government and Public Administration
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 65,970
    $38,500 range bar $108,270
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Fast Growing
  • Compliance Officers examine, evaluate, and investigate eligibility for or conformity with laws and regulations governing contract compliance of licenses and permits, and perform other compliance and enforcement inspection and analysis activities not classified elsewhere.

What do they typically do

  • Prepare correspondence, reports of inspections or investigations, or recommendations for action
  • Examine records, reports, or other documents to establish facts or find discrepancies
  • Prepare, organize, and maintain inspection records
  • Determine nature of violations and actions to be taken, and issue written notices of violation
  • Advise project teams or licensees about subjects related to regulations, laws, and other areas of compliance
  • Interview individuals to determine the nature of suspected violations and to obtain evidence of violations
  • Maintain current knowledge base of existing and emerging regulations, standards, or guidance
  • Review permits, licenses, and applications to make sure they comply with licensing requirements

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +1.1%
Job Openings 869

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