Career Profiles and Employment Projections
Credit Analysts: Jobs, Career, Salary and Education Information
What Credit analysts Do
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.
Credit analyst Salaries
- 2014 employment: 69,400
- May 2015 median annual wage: $69,680
Job Outlook for Credit analysts
Projected employment change, 2014–24:
- Number of new jobs: 4,200
- Growth rate: 6 percent (As fast as average)
How to Become a Credit analyst
Education and training:
- Typical entry-level education: Bachelor's degree
- Work experience in a related occupation: None
- Typical on-the-job training: None
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*Some content used by permission of the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor.