North American risk professionals experience salary dip in 2019

Published: Wednesday, 22 January 2020 09:52

Risk professionals at all levels and responsibilities in the United States experienced an average 1.7 percent base salary decrease in 2019 compared to 2017, while Canadian practitioners experienced an average 4.0 percent decrease in the same time, according to the RIMS 2019 Compensation Survey.

The 93-page survey provides detailed compensation analysis by industry, location, and position for virtually all risk professional positions. The survey also explores the impact of education, experience, and demographical data on compensation, as well as benefits and additional cash compensation programs available to practitioners.

Compared to the RIMS 2017 Compensation Survey, key findings include:

The bi-annual survey is available in the RIMStore at