Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks

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Total Workforce

43.8k

Average Age

41.2

Estimated Job Growth

-2.86%

10-year projection

Average Salary

$52,570

Average Male Salary

$78,379

Average Female Salary

$44,158

About

Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks are most often employed by the Banking & related activities industry. The average yearly wage for Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks was $52,570 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks by wage are Brokerage clerks, Secondary school teachers, and Biological technicians.

Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks are part of the Office & Administrative Support Occupations, along with Firstline supervisors of office & administrative support workers, Switchboard operators, including answering service, Telephone operators, Communications equipment operators, all other, Bill & account collectors, Billing & posting clerks, Bookkeeping, accounting, & auditing clerks, Gaming cage workers, Payroll & timekeeping clerks, Procurement clerks, Tellers, Other financial clerks, Brokerage clerks, Court, municipal, & license clerks, Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks, Customer service representatives, Eligibility interviewers, government programs, File clerks, Hotel, motel, & resort desk clerks, Interviewers, except eligibility & loan, Library assistants, clerical, Loan interviewers & clerks, New accounts clerks, Human resources assistants, except payroll & timekeeping, Receptionists & information clerks, Reservation & transportation ticket agents & travel clerks, Information & record clerks, all other, Correspondence clerks & order clerks, Cargo & freight agents, Couriers & messengers, Dispatchers, Meter readers, utilities, Postal service clerks, Postal service mail carriers, Postal service mail sorters, processors, & processing machine operators, Production, planning, & expediting clerks, Shipping, receiving, & traffic clerks, Stock clerks & order fillers, Weighers, measurers, checkers, & samplers, recordkeeping, Secretaries & administrative assistants, Computer operators, Data entry keyers, Word processors & typists, Insurance claims & policy processing clerks, Mail clerks & mail machine operators, except postal service, Office clerks, general, Office machine operators, except computer, Proofreaders & copy markers, Statistical assistants, and Miscellaneous office & administrative support workers, including desktop publishers

The top 3 locations that employ the most Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks are Roanoke Valley-Alleghany Regional Commission (Roanoke, Salem Cities & Vinton Town) PUMA, VA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks are Roanoke Valley-Alleghany Regional Commission (Roanoke, Salem Cities & Vinton Town) PUMA, VA.

Employment

Information on the businesses and industries that employ Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks and on wages and locations for those in the field. Banking & related activities is the industry that employs the most Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks, both by share and by number, though the highest paid industry for Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks, by average wage, is Construction. Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks are paid most in Roanoke Valley-Alleghany Regional Commission (Roanoke, Salem Cities & Vinton Town) PUMA, VA but are relatively concentrated in Roanoke Valley-Alleghany Regional Commission (Roanoke, Salem Cities & Vinton Town) PUMA, VA.

Wages

Yearly Wage

$52,570

AVERAGE SALARY

± $6,337

In 2017, Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks earned an average of $52,570, $505 more than than the average national salary of $52,065.

Brokerage clerks make somewhat more than Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks while Secondary school teachers make somewhat less. This chart shows the various occupations closest to Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks as measured by average annual salary in the US.

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Wage Distribution

0.436

WAGE GINI

In 2017, Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks had a wage GINI coefficient of 0.436, which is lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly for Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks (shown in red) than for the overall labor force (shown in gray).

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Wage by Location

This map shows the Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States shaded by average annual wage for Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks.

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Spatial Concentration

PUMAs with a Relatively High Concentration of Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks

This map displays which Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States have a relatively high population of Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks.

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Industries

Most Common

The most common industries employing Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks, by number of employees, are Banking & related activities, Nondepository credit & related activities, and Savings institutions, including credit unions .

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Industries by Share

43.8k

2017 Workforce

± 5,137

34%

1 YEAR GROWTH

± 13.4%

The number of people employed as Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks has been growing at a rate of 34%, from 32,691 people in 2016 to 43,796 people in 2017.

This graphic shows the share of Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks employed by various industries. Banking & related activities employs the largest share of Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks at  34.7%, followed by Nondepository credit & related activities with 23.1% and Savings institutions, including credit unions  with 5.83%.

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Diversity

Demographic information on Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks in the US. The average age of male Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks in the workforce is 40.7 and of female Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks is 41.4, and the most common race/ethnicity for Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks is White.

Gender Composition

10.8k

MALE WORKFORCE

± 2,547

33k

FEMALE WORKFORCE

± 4,461

75.4% of Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks are Female, making them the more common gender in the occupation. This chart shows the gender breakdown of Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks.

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Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity of Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks

  1. White

  2. Black

  3. Asian

75.6% of Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks are White, making that the most common race or ethnicity in the occupation. Representing 11.8% of Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks, Black is the second most common race or ethnicity in this occupation. This chart shows the racial and ethnic breakdown of Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks.

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Age by Gender

40.7

AVERAGE MALE AGE

± 3.07

41.4

AVERAGE FEMALE AGE

± 1.92

The median age of Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks is 41.2, and Male employees are generally 0.663 years younger than than their Female counterparts.

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Education

Data on higher education choices for Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks is Business but a relatively high number of Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks hold a major in Business.

Majors

ACS PUMS data only shows the major for bachelor's degrees. However, we can filter the data based on highest degree obtained.

MOST COMMON MAJORS

  1. false

MOST SPECIALIZED MAJORS

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Skills

Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks need many skills, but most especially Active Listening, Speaking, and Reading Comprehension. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks need more than the average amount of Active Listening, Writing, and Speaking.

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Growth Projections

Projections on wages and job growth for Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 7.4%, but Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks are expected to see a growth of -2.86% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow slower than the national average.

Job Growth

-2.86%

ESTIMATED GROWTH

7.4%

NATIONAL AVERAGE

This line chart shows the 10-year projected employment growth (from 2016 to 2026) for Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks. This profession is expected to grow lower than 7.4%, the average rate of national job growth.

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