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 Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Southeast Minnesota 22032$33.51/hr$22.77/hr$26.37/hr$30.67/hr$40.03/hr$47.17/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A
Trade, Transportation and Utilities230$38.84/hr
Financial Activities990$35.50/hr
Professional and Business Services1,090$39.36/hr
Education and Health Services450$33.48/hr
Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A
Other ServicesN/AN/A
Public Administration2,240$34.46/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA N/A$37.00/hrN/A
Minnesota N/A$36.41/hr8.2%
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 60$33.72/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 60$23.76/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 60$28.93/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 110$31.25/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 110$40.37/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 110$31.75/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 120$32.98/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 130$30.38/hr-2.1%
Southeast Balance of State 140$30.28/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 170$34.87/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 170$30.63/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 220$30.67/hr8.9%
Northeast Minnesota 270$37.50/hr2.0%
Northwest Balance of State 290$37.77/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 300$37.21/hr7.0%
Central Minnesota 350$30.83/hr18.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 4,960$37.06/hr8.5%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Detectives and Criminal Investigators 1,390$37.72/hr6.5%
Private Detectives and Investigators N/AN/A9.0%
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School 220$66,491.46/yr4.2%

  • 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.