Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2015

13-2041 Credit Analysts

Analyze credit data and financial statements of individuals or firms to determine the degree of risk involved in extending credit or lending money. Prepare reports with credit information for use in decision making.


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)
70,840 1.9 % $38.33 $79,720 0.9 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $19.35 $24.88 $33.50 $45.80 $64.46
Annual Wage (2) $40,250 $51,750 $69,680 $95,260 $134,080


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 21,210 1.29 $37.53 $78,070
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 15,730 2.65 $38.17 $79,400
Management of Companies and Enterprises 11,220 0.50 $38.70 $80,490
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 2,670 0.60 $57.30 $119,180
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 2,610 0.90 $37.94 $78,920

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 15,730 2.65 $38.17 $79,400
Depository Credit Intermediation 21,210 1.29 $37.53 $78,070
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 2,610 0.90 $37.94 $78,920
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 150 0.90 (8) (8)
Other Investment Pools and Funds 50 0.75 (8) (8)

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 2,670 0.60 $57.30 $119,180
Software Publishers 150 0.04 $48.68 $101,240
Automobile Dealers 910 0.07 $48.08 $100,000
Other Financial Investment Activities 2,300 0.52 $47.74 $99,300
Natural Gas Distribution 120 0.11 $44.07 $91,660


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 7,510 0.65 1.26 $37.75 $78,520
California 7,470 0.48 0.94 $41.88 $87,100
New York 7,390 0.82 1.60 $57.35 $119,290
Florida 3,300 0.42 0.81 $34.54 $71,840
Minnesota 3,260 1.18 2.29 $37.05 $77,070



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)
Delaware 1,120 2.57 5.01 $34.31 $71,360
Minnesota 3,260 1.18 2.29 $37.05 $77,070
South Dakota 420 1.01 1.97 $29.38 $61,120
Connecticut 1,420 0.85 1.66 $46.42 $96,560
New York 7,390 0.82 1.60 $57.35 $119,290



Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York 7,390 0.82 1.60 $57.35 $119,290
District of Columbia 170 0.25 0.49 $52.29 $108,770
Connecticut 1,420 0.85 1.66 $46.42 $96,560
California 7,470 0.48 0.94 $41.88 $87,100
North Carolina 2,950 0.71 1.39 $40.72 $84,700




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)
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 6,850 1.06 2.06 $58.04 $120,720
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 2,790 1.48 2.88 $38.31 $79,680
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 2,500 1.07 2.09 $41.82 $86,990
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 1,980 0.55 1.08 $35.91 $74,690
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 1,730 0.42 0.82 $38.43 $79,930
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC 1,640 1.47 2.86 $42.28 $87,940
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 1,530 0.52 1.02 $37.31 $77,600
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA NECTA Division 1,440 0.82 1.59 $39.94 $83,070
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 1,360 0.55 1.07 $35.57 $73,990
Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 1,300 0.85 1.66 $43.51 $90,510



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

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Wilmington, DE-MD-NJ Metropolitan Division 1,080 3.15 6.14 $33.81 $70,330
Sioux Falls, SD 280 1.88 3.66 $30.33 $63,080
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 770 1.84 3.58 $49.91 $103,820
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 2,790 1.48 2.88 $38.31 $79,680
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC 1,640 1.47 2.86 $42.28 $87,940
Salt Lake City, UT 840 1.27 2.48 $23.71 $49,320
Winston-Salem, NC 280 1.09 2.11 $46.62 $96,970
Trenton, NJ 240 1.09 2.12 $37.00 $76,960
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 2,500 1.07 2.09 $41.82 $86,990
Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN 1,100 1.07 2.08 $33.39 $69,460