Salary for Credit Checkers

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 finance professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Credit Checkers are vital for some companies as they perform investigations of credit standing of an individual wishing to establish credit. Their job functions include attaining information concerning the applicant's credit worthiness from banks, credit bureaus and other companies. Additionally the history of an individual is also verified through employers and through their social behaviors. A credit report may be required, and is the responsibility of a credit checker to perform. A high school diploma is required to work as a Credit checker, though some companies may prefer degrees or certifications to be held.

A Credit Checker will normally receive an average wage of somewhere between 24000 - 36000 depending on the level of education. Credit Checkers can get an average salary of Thirty Four Thousand Six Hundred dollars every year.

Credit Checkers make the greatest compensation in Massachusetts, where they can get average pay levels of close to $43640. These employees can obtain the highest salaries in Public Administration, where they can get a compensation of $57310.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 9.64 percent nationwide in that time.
Credit Checkers tend to make the most in the following industries
Utilities $57,310
Public Administration $40,760
Information $40,110
Transportation and Warehousing $39,940
Health Care and Social Assistance $38,800
Wholesale Trade $38,600
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $27,960
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $28,080
Accommodation and Food Services $30,880
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $31,570
Retail Trade $32,100
Educational Services $34,420