Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks

1.6/10 job score
risk level
by 2031
or $21.49 hourly
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 100% (You are doomed)

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks' job openings is expected to decline by -3.9% by 2031
'Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks' is expected to be a very slow growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.

What are the median wages for 'Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks' was $44,710, or $21.49 hourly
'Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks' are paid 2.3% lower than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as credit authorizers, checkers, and clerks?

As of 2021 there were 16,820 people employed as Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks within the United States.
This represents around 0.012% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 8 thousand people are employed as Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks.

Job description

Authorize credit charges against customers' accounts. Investigate history and credit standing of individuals or business establishments applying for credit. May interview applicants to obtain personal and financial data, determine credit worthiness, process applications, and notify customers of acceptance or rejection of credit.

SOC Code: 43-4041.00


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