For those working in AML/financial crimes, what are typical salaries at your firm for senior consultant and manager levels? I’m a SC now with 4.5 years experience (some very specific)

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Making 126 in a major market. Second year as manager. In short, underpaid for peer group.


Depends on location, but $115-140ish for manager

When I had 4.5 years experience, I was in my first year as a senior associate, MBA & CAMS certified, and was making about $90k. This was about 4 years ago though and I’m sure it would be more now. Currently, as a 3rd year manager with now over 8.5 years experience, I’m making about $140k. By the way, this is in NYC

Which firm?


Depends on location, I’m in the South and as a manager 1 make $105

Ouch. I make more than that as an SC but I’m learning that there are Ms that make less than me. You’re in the south though so lower COL (and better weather)

In a Tier 1 city making 135k as a manager.

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