Details Report for:
43-4041.00 - Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks
Authorize credit charges against customers' accounts. Investigate history and credit standing of individuals or business establishments applying for credit. May interview applicants to obtain personal and financial data; determine credit worthiness; process applications; and notify customers of acceptance or rejection of credit.
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Wages & Employment Trends
|Median wages (2012)||$16.16 hourly, $33,600 annual|
|Employment (2010)||54,000 employees|
|Projected growth (2010-2020)||Slower than average (3% to 9%)|
|Projected job openings (2010-2020)||17,800|
|Top industries (2010)||
Finance and Insurance (43% employed in this sector)
Wholesale Trade (11%)
Retail Trade (10%)
State & National
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2012 wage data and 2010-2020 employment projections . "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2010-2020). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.
Job Openings on the Web
for Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks
State & National Job Banks
Sources of Additional Information
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- Financial Clerks . Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor. Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-13 Edition.