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Alternate Job Titles: Risk Manager

What is the average annual salary for Risk Manager?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Risk Manager may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Risk Manager in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Risk Manager in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Risk Manager in the United States is $102,596 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Risk Manager in the United Sates are expected to make less than $102,596.

Source: HR Reported data as of December 2014

Median $102,596
  • 10%$77,073
  • 25%$89,236
  • 75%$120,265
  • 90%$136,353

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Job Description for Risk Manager

Develops and administers risk-management and loss-prevention programs. Initiates policies to comply with safety legislation and industry practices. Researches and reports on the most cost effective plans to minimize asset liability. Acts as the liaison to attorneys, insurance companies and individuals, investigating any incidences that may result in asset loss. Requires a bachelor's degree in a related area and at least 7 years of experience in the field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Manages risk analyst staff and typically reports to top management. View Risk Manager job description

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