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Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks

in Massachusetts

Authorize credit charges against customers' accounts. Investigate history and credit standing of individuals or business establishments applying for credit. May interview applicants to obtain personal and financial data; determine credit worthiness; process applications; and notify customers of acceptance or rejection of credit.

Occupation Projection for Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
434041  Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks 721 679 -42 -5.83 % 24 45 -4 65 High school diploma or equivalent 

Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Finance and Insurance    410  57 % 390  57 % -20  -5 % $47,900
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities    410  57 % 390  57 % -20  -5 % $47,900
Wholesale Trade    120  17 % 110  17 % -10  -7 % $46,520
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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