Training Requirements for Financial Examiners

Financial examiners need a bachelor's degree and moderate-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Financial examiners
Percent
Less than High School 0.0
High School 6.6
Some College 4.9
Associates Degree 6.5
Bachelors Degree 56.2
Masters Degree 23.8
Doctorate or Professional Degree 2.1

Employment Outlook for Financial Examiners

This represents about 38,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 3,000 more financial examiners but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 13,000 more.

Typical Income for Financial Examiners

Hourly Income

On average,financial examiners make $42.76 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Financial examiners $22.31 $28.75 $38.11 $52.48 $71.34
Business and financial operations occupations $17.74 $23.78 $31.99 $43.47 $58.13
Financial specialists $18.61 $24.76 $33.07 $45.64 $63.36
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, financial examiners make $88,940 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Financial examiners $46,400 $59,810 $79,280 $109,160 $148,390
Business and financial operations occupations $36,910 $49,460 $66,530 $90,410 $120,910
Financial specialists $38,700 $51,510 $68,780 $94,940 $131,800
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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