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)

  Average 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.

2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 42.7622.3128.75 38.1152.4871.34
Alaska 29.9316.8522.97 29.3637.4142.31
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 29.5414.8822.97 28.9837.2342.30

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
310 0.051.6 41.9
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation18
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation13
UI claimants previously working in occupation3
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 29
Number of job position postings 0
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 0.0

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

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

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