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Credit Authorizers Checker and Clerk Salary and Wage Information

  Percentile 10% (Low) 50% (Median) 90% (High)
  Hourly Wage $8.66 $14.89 $23.93
  Annual Wage $18,100 $30,200 $48,700
  • "10% (Low)" indicates that 10% of workers earned less and 90% earned more.
  • "50% (Median)" indicates that 50% of workers earned less and 50% earned more.
  • "90% (High)" indicates that 90% of workers earned less and 10% earned more.
  • "N/A" indicates that data is not available
* The annual salary and wage data presented above represents U.S. based workers with full-time employment and year-round schedules.

 Career Description
Credit Authorizers, Credit Checkers, and Clerks Authorize credit charges against customers' accounts. They are responsible for investigating history and credit standing of persons or business establishments that are applying for credit. They may also interview applicants to obtain financial and personal data; process applications; determine credit worthiness; and notify customers of acceptance or rejection of credit.