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Financial Examiners In Demand

General Information

Description

Enforce or ensure compliance with laws and regulations governing financial and securities institutions and financial and real estate transactions. May examine, verify, or authenticate records.

Business Breakdown

People in this career work in these sectors.

  1. Private, for profit40.98%
  2. Federal government38.99%
  3. State and local government16.12%
  4. Private, not for profit2.94%
  5. Self-employed0.98%

Workplace at a Glance

What you can expect to experience while on the job

  • Responsibility
  • Exposure to job hazards
  • Physical activity
  • Decision making
  • Repetitiveness
  • Level of competition
  • Time pressure

Industry areas

  • Government & Public Administration

Job Outlook

Projected Job Growth (2022 - 2032)
+20%
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Salary

Average Salary

Salary

$82,210

State-by-state Salary

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$154,810
$36,980
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Education & Interests

Most Common Education Levels

People in this career achieve this level of education.

  • Bachelor's degree 86%
  • Post baccalaureate 8%
  • Master's degree 4%
  • High school 0%
  • Some college 0%
  • Doctoral degree 0%
  • Associate's degree 0%
  • Less than high school 0%
  • Post-doctoral training 0%
  • Post-master's certificate 0%
  • First professional degree 0%
  • Post-secondary certificate 0%

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PERSONALITY CHARACTERISTICS

You may find this career fulfilling if you consider yourself to be:

  • Enterprising — You have an interest in managing, negotiating and marketing, or leading and advising others.
  • Conventional — You have an interest in following procedures and regulations to organize information or data.

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Skills at a Glance

Skills helpful in this career

  • Verbal skills
  • Critical thinking & problem solving
  • Equipment operation & maintenance
  • Math & science skills
  • Technology design & control
  • Leadership

Knowledge

  • Economics and Accounting
  • English Language
  • Mathematics
  • Administration and Management
  • Law and Government

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