Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2016

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)
72,930 1.9 % $39.02 $81,160 0.9 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $19.64 $25.25 $33.62 $46.59 $66.21
Annual Wage (2) $40,860 $52,510 $69,930 $96,910 $137,730


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 22,520 1.34 $38.44 $79,960
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 14,520 2.42 $38.61 $80,310
Management of Companies and Enterprises 11,930 0.52 $39.16 $81,450
Other Financial Investment Activities 3,500 0.77 $48.87 $101,650
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 3,180 1.10 $37.96 $78,950

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 14,520 2.42 $38.61 $80,310
Depository Credit Intermediation 22,520 1.34 $38.44 $79,960
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 230 1.28 $45.39 $94,400
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 3,180 1.10 $37.96 $78,950
Other Financial Investment Activities 3,500 0.77 $48.87 $101,650

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 2,000 0.45 $60.06 $124,930
Natural Gas Distribution 80 0.07 $50.76 $105,570
Other Financial Investment Activities 3,500 0.77 $48.87 $101,650
Automobile Dealers 1,360 0.11 $48.45 $100,780
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 230 1.28 $45.39 $94,400


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 7,940 0.68 1.30 $39.37 $81,880
California 7,910 0.50 0.95 $43.66 $90,820
New York 7,630 0.84 1.61 $57.42 $119,430
Minnesota 3,460 1.23 2.37 $39.32 $81,780
Illinois 2,930 0.50 0.95 $32.69 $68,000




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 1,150 2.62 5.04 $34.79 $72,360
Minnesota 3,460 1.23 2.37 $39.32 $81,780
South Dakota 380 0.91 1.75 $29.74 $61,850
New York 7,630 0.84 1.61 $57.42 $119,430
Iowa 1,190 0.78 1.50 $32.98 $68,600




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 7,630 0.84 1.61 $57.42 $119,430
District of Columbia 220 0.31 0.59 $50.16 $104,330
Connecticut 1,240 0.74 1.43 $44.26 $92,060
California 7,910 0.50 0.95 $43.66 $90,820
North Carolina 2,910 0.69 1.32 $41.46 $86,230





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 6,800 1.03 1.99 $59.08 $122,880
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 2,970 1.55 2.99 $40.58 $84,410
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 2,650 1.09 2.10 $42.81 $89,050
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 2,160 0.59 1.14 $33.72 $70,140
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 2,100 0.50 0.96 $41.99 $87,330
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 1,700 0.58 1.12 $36.44 $75,800
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC 1,590 1.37 2.64 $43.06 $89,550
Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 1,400 0.89 1.72 $45.12 $93,840
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA NECTA Division 1,390 0.77 1.49 $40.80 $84,870
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 1,250 0.49 0.94 $33.83 $70,370




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 1,100 3.17 6.11 $34.55 $71,870
Sioux Falls, SD 250 1.71 3.28 $30.43 $63,300
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 680 1.62 3.13 $46.16 $96,010
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 2,970 1.55 2.99 $40.58 $84,410
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC 1,590 1.37 2.64 $43.06 $89,550
St. Cloud, MN 130 1.30 2.49 $32.06 $66,690
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 1,000 1.19 2.29 $34.92 $72,630
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 2,650 1.09 2.10 $42.81 $89,050
Winston-Salem, NC 270 1.06 2.03 $49.15 $102,240
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 6,800 1.03 1.99 $59.08 $122,880