Financial Examiners (13-2061)

Occupation description:  Enforce or ensure compliance with laws and regulations governing financial and securities institutions and financial and real estate transactions. May examine, verify, or authenticate records.

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

  Employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 4841 -14.60 11
United States 38,20042,000 9.7370 9401,310

Job outlook

  • Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities. Read more.


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 44.1222.7929.37 39.2854.4773.97
Alaska 33.2015.2026.95 34.3139.7846.59
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 32.6415.0226.77 33.8539.6645.25

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
260 0.053.8 38.5
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation23
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation18
UI claimants previously working in occupation2
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 31
Number of job position postings 1
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 31.0

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

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

Training Resources

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

 Degree
AVTEC   (Seward)
Business & Office Technology Accounting Specialist

 Degree
Ilisagvik College   (Barrow)
Accounting AAS

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Accounting AAS
Accounting BBA

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage, Kodiak   (Kodiak)
Accounting AAS

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

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks   (Fairbanks)
Accounting BBA

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Bristol Bay   (Dillingham)
Applied Accounting AAS

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Chukchi   (Kotzebue)
Applied Accounting AAS

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, CTC   (Fairbanks)
Applied Accounting AAS

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Kuskokwim   (Bethel)
Applied Accounting AAS

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Northwest   (Nome)
Applied Accounting AAS

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Rural College   (Fairbanks)
Applied Accounting AAS

 Degree
University of Alaska Southeast, Ketchikan   (Ketchikan)
Accounting CT1

 Degree
University of Alaska Southeast, Sitka   (Sitka)
Accounting CT2

 Degree
Vocational Training and Resource Center   (Juneau)
Accounting Essentials