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Jonathan Skerrett
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​Rutherford Search Head of Compliance Salary Survey 2020

Rutherford is a boutique compliance, financial crime and legal recruitment firm based in London and New York. For years, we have been publishing our annual Compliance Salary Survey, based on market samples of numerous compliance candidates across financial services sectors taken at a given moment in time.

The below salary survey looks at the salary bands of Heads of Compliance within different sectors in financial services. If you have any questions, please get in touch with the Rutherford team or send us an email at enquiries@rutherfordsearch.com

Discover our other Salary Surveys

  • See our 2020 edition of the full Compliance Salary Survey here.

  • See our 2020 edition of the In-house Legal Salary Survey here.

  • See our 2016/2017 edition of the Compliance Salary Survey here.

Investment Management

Basic Salary Banding/GBP Sterling

Global Head of Compliance for Large Investment Manager

£170 - £500K

EMEA Head of Compliance for Large Investment Manager

£160 - £230K

UK Head of Compliance for Large Investment Manager

£150 - £180K

Global Head of Compliance for Small-Mid Investment Manager

£155 - £210K

EMEA Head of Compliance for Small-Mid Investment Manager

£140 - £175K

UK Head of Compliance for Small-Mid Investment Manager

£115 - £155K

Bonuses

25 - 65%


Hedge Funds

Basic Salary Banding/GBP Sterling

Global Head of Compliance for Large Hedge Fund

£180 - £500K

EMEA Head of Compliance for Large Hedge Fund

£170 - £250K

UK Head of Compliance for Large Hedge Fund

£165 - £190K

Global Head of Compliance for Small-Mid Hedge Fund

£160 - £220K

EMEA Head of Compliance for Small-Mid Hedge Fund

£155 - £170K

UK Head of Compliance for Small-Mid Hedge Fund

£95 - £160K

Bonuses

40 - 150%


Private Equity

Basic Salary Banding/GBP Sterling

Global Head of Compliance for Large Private Equity Firm

£170 - £500K

EMEA Head of Compliance for Large Private Equity Firm

£165 - £250K

UK Head of Compliance for Large Private Equity Firm

£155 - £185K

Global Head of Compliance for Small-Mid Private Equity Firm

£170 - £215K

EMEA Head of Compliance for Small-Mid Private Equity Firm

£155 - £180K

UK Head of Compliance for Small-Mid Private Equity Firm

£105 - £160K

Bonuses

30 - 200%


Private Wealth

Basic Salary Banding/GBP Sterling

Global Head of Compliance for Large Wealth Manager

£165 - £240K

EMEA Head of Compliance for Large Wealth Manager

£155 - £210K

UK Head of Compliance for Small-Mid Wealth Manager

£145 - £170K

Global Head of Compliance for Small-Mid Wealth Manager

£155 - £200K

EMEA Head of Compliance for Small-Mid Wealth Manager

£145 - £165K

UK Head of Compliance for Small-Mid Wealth Manager

£90 - £150K

Bonuses

15 - 55%