Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2011

43-4131 Loan Interviewers and Clerks

Interview loan applicants to elicit information; investigate applicants' backgrounds and verify references; prepare loan request papers; and forward findings, reports, and documents to appraisal department. Review loan papers to ensure completeness, and complete transactions between loan establishment, borrowers, and sellers upon approval of loan.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
186,240 1.9 % $17.21 $35,810 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $11.06 $13.47 $16.74 $20.56 $23.98
Annual Wage (2) $23,000 $28,010 $34,820 $42,770 $49,880


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Depository Credit Intermediation 74,280 4.34 $17.00 $35,360
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 61,800 11.01 $17.20 $35,770
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 20,370 7.83 $17.27 $35,920
Management of Companies and Enterprises 8,680 0.46 $17.70 $36,810
Legal Services 4,280 0.38 $16.82 $34,990

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 61,800 11.01 $17.20 $35,770
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 20,370 7.83 $17.27 $35,920
Depository Credit Intermediation 74,280 4.34 $17.00 $35,360
Other Investment Pools and Funds 270 0.70 $21.18 $44,050
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 110 0.54 $19.71 $41,000

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
State Government (OES Designation) 50 (7) $21.81 $45,360
Insurance and Employee Benefit Funds (8) (8) $21.38 $44,470
Other Investment Pools and Funds 270 0.70 $21.18 $44,050
Automobile Dealers 1,000 0.10 $20.97 $43,620
Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities 510 0.06 $20.67 $43,000


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Texas 18,360 1.78 1.23 $17.77 $36,960
California 17,200 1.23 0.84 $20.19 $41,990
Florida 12,290 1.72 1.18 $17.15 $35,670
New York 7,770 0.92 0.64 $18.48 $38,450
Illinois 7,590 1.36 0.94 $17.89 $37,210




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
South Dakota 2,260 5.74 3.96 $14.64 $30,450
Delaware 1,340 3.31 2.28 $18.74 $38,990
Arizona 6,950 2.92 2.01 $18.66 $38,810
Utah 3,340 2.87 1.97 $16.02 $33,330
Nebraska 2,260 2.50 1.72 $15.85 $32,970




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Connecticut 1,410 0.87 0.60 $20.36 $42,360
California 17,200 1.23 0.84 $20.19 $41,990
Colorado 2,150 0.99 0.68 $19.83 $41,240
Massachusetts 3,130 0.99 0.68 $19.81 $41,200
New Jersey 4,740 1.26 0.87 $18.93 $39,380





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 7,010 3.43 2.36 $17.74 $36,900
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ 6,220 3.66 2.52 $18.41 $38,300
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 5,340 1.49 1.03 $19.10 $39,730
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 4,620 0.91 0.63 $18.80 $39,110
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 3,760 2.20 1.51 $18.71 $38,920
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 3,620 1.63 1.12 $15.51 $32,250
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 3,440 0.90 0.62 $19.70 $40,980
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 3,250 1.40 0.97 $18.97 $39,460
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 3,220 2.33 1.60 $21.60 $44,930
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 2,970 1.16 0.80 $19.22 $39,980