Occupational Employment Statistics


13-1041 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. Excludes "Financial Examiners" (13-2061), “Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents" (13-2081), “Occupational Health and Safety Specialists” (29-9011), “Occupational Health and Safety Technicians” (29-9012), Transportation Security Screeners (33-9093), “Agricultural Inspectors” (45-2011), “Construction and Building Inspectors” (47-4011), and “Transportation Inspectors” (53-6051).

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Northwest Minnesota 22033$37.34/hr$27.28/hr$32.31/hr$37.89/hr$41.95/hr$47.21/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A
Trade, Transportation and Utilities260$38.83/hr
Financial Activities840$35.55/hr
Professional and Business Services770$36.74/hr
Education and Health Services420$33.56/hr
Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A
Other Services20$31.63/hr
Public Administration1,430$33.34/hr
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 30$24.19/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 50$29.60/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 70$24.22/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 80$30.08/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 80$30.59/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 80$30.33/hr-2.1%
Southeast Balance of State 100$30.59/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 110$29.91/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 140$35.15/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 140$32.62/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 170$30.48/hr8.9%
Northwest Balance of State 180$38.29/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 200$28.93/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 220$39.55/hr2.0%
Northwest Minnesota 220$37.89/hr7.0%
Central Minnesota 290$27.99/hr18.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 3,930$36.77/hr8.5%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 4,000$36.56/hrN/A
Minnesota 4,860$35.87/hr8.2%

Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Detectives and Criminal Investigators 1,490$36.11/hr6.5%
Managers, All Other 9,350$58.02/hrN/A
Private Detectives and Investigators 490N/A9.0%

  • Inventory personal effects recovered from bodies, such as jewelry or wallets.
  • Inquire into the cause, manner, and circumstances of human deaths and establish the identities of deceased persons.
  • Examine records, reports, or other documents to establish facts or detect discrepancies.
  • Locate and document information regarding the next of kin, including their relationship to the deceased and the status of notification attempts.
  • Observe and record the positions and conditions of bodies and related evidence.
  • Provide information concerning the circumstances of death to relatives of the deceased.
  • Confer with officials of public health and law enforcement agencies to coordinate interdepartmental activities.
  • Coordinate the release of personal effects to authorized persons and facilitate the disposition of unclaimed corpses and personal effects.
  • Provide information concerning the circumstances of death to relatives of the deceased.
  • Interview persons present at death scenes to obtain information useful in determining the manner of death.