Credit Analysts (13-2041)

Occupation description:  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.

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Employment and Job Openings   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska n/an/an/a n/an/an/a
United States 69,40073,600 6.1420 3,0103,430

Job outlook

  • Alaska: The job outlook for Alaska is not available.

2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 39.0219.6425.25 33.6246.5966.21

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
220 0.040.9 22.7
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation9
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation5
UI claimants previously working in occupation0
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 16
Number of job position postings 4
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 4.0

Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training

Education: Bachelor’s degree Work experience: None On-the-job training: None

Training Resources

Alaska Career College   (Anchorage)
Business Administration and Accounting Technology AAS

AVTEC   (Seward)
Business & Office Technology Accounting Specialist

Ilisagvik College   (Barrow)
Accounting AAS

University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Accounting AAS
Accounting Bac
Finance Bac

University of Alaska Anchorage, Kodiak   (Kodiak)
Accounting AAS

University of Alaska Anchorage, Mat-Su   (Palmer)
Accounting AAS

University of Alaska Fairbanks   (Fairbanks)
Accounting Bac

Vocational Training and Resource Center   (Juneau)
Accounting Essentials