Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Principal Risk Analyst make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022



$167,407 / yrTotal Pay
$129,272 / yrBase Pay
$38,134 / yrAdditional Pay


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The estimated total pay for a Principal Risk Analyst is $167,407 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $129,272 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $38,134 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Lead Risk Analyst

$103,960 /yr
Lead Risk Analyst
$167,407 /yr
Principal Risk Analyst
$165,951 /yr
Director of Risk
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What is the pay outlook for Finance & Accounting?

Jobs in finance and accounting are expected to see continued demand, with employment growth linked to the health of the broader economy. These jobs will continue to offer above average pay but usually require higher education or certification to enter the field. While automation will replace many common tasks, it is not expected to reduce the need for these employees; it will instead allow them to focus on core soft skills like advising clients and analyzing trends.

Principal Risk Analyst pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Principal Risk Analyst is $129,272 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Principal Risk Analyst salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 4 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Principal Risk Analyst employees.

The highest salary for a Principal Risk Analyst in United States is $215,148 per year.

The lowest salary for a Principal Risk Analyst in United States is $77,674 per year.

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