Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks

AUTOMATION RISK
CALCULATED
100%
risk level
POLLING
80%
Based on 16 votes
LABOR DEMAND
GROWTH
-3.9 %
by year 2032
WAGES
$44,830
or $21.55 per hour
Volume
16,290
as of 2022
SUMMARY
JOB SCORE
1.3/10

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Automation risk

100% (Imminent Risk)

Imminent Risk (81-100%): Occupations in this level have an extremely high likelihood of being automated in the near future. These jobs consist primarily of repetitive, predictable tasks with little need for human judgment.

More information on what this score is, and how it is calculated is available here.

Some quite important qualities of the job are difficult to automate:

  • Social Perceptiveness

User poll

80% chance of full automation within the next two decades

Our visitors have voted that it's probable this occupation will be automated. This assessment is further supported by the calculated automation risk level, which estimates 100% chance of automation.

What do you think the risk of automation is?

What is the likelihood that Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?






Growth

Very slow growth relative to other professions.

The number of 'Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks' job openings is expected to decline 3.9% by 2032

Total employment, and estimated job openings

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031
Updated projections are due 09-2023.

Wages

Low paid relative to other professions

In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks' was $44,830, or $21 per hour

'Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks' were paid 3.2% lower than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310

Wages over time

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

Volume

Lower range of job opportunities compared to other professions

As of 2022 there were 16,290 people employed as 'Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks' within the United States.

This represents around < 0.001% of the employed workforce across the country

Put another way, around 1 in 9 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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