Loan Interviewers and Clerks (43-4131)

Occupation description:  Interview loan applicants to elicit information; investigate applicants' backgrounds and verify references; prepare loan request papers; and forward findings, reports, and documents to appraisal department. Review loan papers to ensure completeness, and complete transactions between loan establishment, borrowers, and sellers upon approval of loan.

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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 366368 0.50 66
United States 213,800232,300 8.61,850 3,2905,130

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 19.3711.8814.96 18.5723.2228.19
Alaska 21.429.9112.95 18.5724.1033.22
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 21.419.7611.70 18.3224.0335.15

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
36820 5.433.0 22.8
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation112
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation19
UI claimants previously working in occupation26
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 104
Number of job position postings 33
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 3.2

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

Education: High school diploma or equivalent Work experience: None On-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training

Training Resources

University of Alaska Fairbanks, CTC   (Fairbanks)
Financial Services Rep OEC