Salary for Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks

Want help with your hiring? It's easy. Enter your information below, and we'll quickly reach out to discuss your hiring needs.

Also known as:  Charge Authorizer, Commercial Credit Reviewer, Credit Authorizer, Credit Charge Authorizer, Credit Checker, Credit Investigator, Credit Processor, Credit Rating Checker, Credit Reference Clerk, Credit Report Checker helps find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations. Sign up in our career community today!

Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks are responsible for authorizing credit charges against a customer's account. To do this they must investigate history and the credit of the person wishing to establish credit to determine their worthiness of the credit. Credit authorizers, Checkers and Clerks can work in banks, employment service companies and other institutions in which credit is necessary for an individual to obtain a product or service. Although a high school diploma is all that is required for the position, some employers prefer those who have additional training and education.

A Credit Authorizer, Checkers, and Clerk usually receives a compensation in a range of $28,020 and $62,940 depending on levels of tenure. will most likely earn wages of fourty-three thousand five hundred and eigthy dollars annually.

are paid at the highest level in Rhode Island, where they earn normal pay levels of just about $51,800. People with this job title are paid most highly in Construction, where they can earn average pay scales of $51,940.

Are you an aspiring credit authorizer, checkers, and clerk ? Want a new opportunity where you can earn a higher salary? Join our credit authorizer, checkers, and clerk Career Community today!

The national wage distribution is shown below. To overlay local salaries for a Credit Authorizer, Checkers, and Clerk , please select your state.
Annual salary
Hourly rate
Recruiter makes it easy to find out about new jobs for credit authorizers, checkers, and clerks. Join our credit authorizer, checkers, and clerk Career Community today!

The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 38.29 percent nationwide in that time.


Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks tend to make the most in the following industries:

Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Other Services (except Public Administration)

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Retail Trade
Accommodation and Food Services
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services
Health Care and Social Assistance
Educational Services
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing