Regulatory Affairs Specialists

General Information

Description

Coordinate and document internal regulatory processes, such as internal audits, inspections, license renewals, or registrations. May compile and prepare materials for submission to regulatory agencies.

Business Breakdown

People in this career work in these sectors.

  1. Private, for profit48.01%
  2. State and local government27.48%
  3. Federal government15.98%
  4. Private, not for profit7.02%
  5. Self-employed1.47%

Workplace at a Glance

What you can expect to experience while on the job

  • Responsibility
  • Exposure to job hazards
  • Physical activity
  • Decision making
  • Repetitiveness
  • Level of competition
  • Time pressure
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Salary

Average Salary

Salary

$71,100

State-by-state Salary

Gray states indicate no data available

$94,960
$54,680
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Education

Most Common Education Levels

People in this career achieve this level of education.

  • Bachelor's degree 80%
  • Master's degree 10%
  • Post baccalaureate 5%
  • Post-doctoral training 5%
  • High school 0%
  • Some college 0%
  • Doctoral degree 0%
  • Associate's degree 0%
  • Less than high school 0%
  • Post-master's certificate 0%
  • First professional degree 0%
  • Post-secondary certificate 0%

Knowledge

  • English Language
  • Law and Government
  • Clerical
  • Administration and Management
  • Biology

Skills at a Glance

Skills helpful in this career

  • Verbal skills
  • Critical thinking & problem solving
  • Equipment operation & maintenance
  • Math & science skills
  • Technology design & control
  • Leadership
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