Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2018

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)
222,620 1.6 % $19.86 $41,310 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $12.31 $15.56 $19.18 $23.80 $28.71
Annual Wage (2) $25,600 $32,370 $39,890 $49,510 $59,710


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)
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities (5221 And 5223 only) 100,870 5.02 $19.79 $41,160
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 76,980 12.50 $19.51 $40,580
Management of Companies and Enterprises 16,100 0.68 $20.62 $42,890
Insurance Carriers 5,920 0.51 $22.11 $45,990
Legal Services 5,040 0.44 $19.88 $41,360

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 76,980 12.50 $19.51 $40,580
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities (5221 And 5223 only) 100,870 5.02 $19.79 $41,160
Management of Companies and Enterprises 16,100 0.68 $20.62 $42,890
Insurance Carriers 5,920 0.51 $22.11 $45,990
Legal Services 5,040 0.44 $19.88 $41,360

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Residential Building Construction 270 0.04 $23.00 $47,840
Automotive Equipment Rental and Leasing 390 0.18 $22.97 $47,770
Insurance Carriers 5,920 0.51 $22.11 $45,990
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 40 (7) $21.30 $44,310
Automobile Dealers 1,930 0.15 $21.04 $43,770


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 25,550 2.11 1.37 $21.25 $44,190
California 22,140 1.30 0.85 $22.35 $46,480
Florida 13,820 1.61 1.04 $19.99 $41,590
Ohio 11,430 2.11 1.37 $18.52 $38,510
Illinois 8,450 1.41 0.92 $20.40 $42,440




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 1,950 4.61 3.00 $16.74 $34,820
Iowa 4,640 3.01 1.96 $18.23 $37,930
Missouri 8,340 2.97 1.93 $18.44 $38,350
Arizona 7,470 2.68 1.74 $19.48 $40,530
Oklahoma 4,250 2.67 1.73 $16.40 $34,100




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 90 0.12 0.08 $26.60 $55,320
Connecticut 1,650 0.99 0.65 $23.15 $48,160
Hawaii 790 1.23 0.80 $23.06 $47,970
Colorado 3,540 1.35 0.88 $22.90 $47,630
California 22,140 1.30 0.85 $22.35 $46,480





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-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 11,440 3.21 2.09 $21.76 $45,250
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 10,270 1.68 1.09 $21.73 $45,210
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 7,780 0.82 0.53 $22.85 $47,520
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 6,670 3.25 2.11 $19.59 $40,760
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 6,390 1.38 0.90 $21.44 $44,590
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 5,760 1.84 1.19 $21.76 $45,250
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 4,980 1.67 1.09 $22.78 $47,370
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 4,390 2.24 1.46 $20.51 $42,660
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 4,190 1.47 0.96 $18.96 $39,440
St. Louis, MO-IL 3,890 2.85 1.86 $19.49 $40,540