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Highest Paying Industries for Financial Examiners

The top 51 highest paying industries for financial examiners (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment in those industries are also shown. As shown in the table, with an average annual salary of $130,670, colleges, universities, and professional schools - privately owned is the highest paying industry for financial examiners. It is followed by educational services - privately owned industry (average annual salary $129,030). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2015 [1]. For more information about salaries of financial examiners in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 51 Highest Paying Industries for Financial Examiners

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$130,670
40
2 Educational Services - Privately owned
$129,030
40
3 Federal government, including USPS
$110,920
6,790
4 Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$110,920
6,790
5 Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services
$104,200
170
6 Monetary Authorities-Central Bank
$99,500
n/a
7 Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$90,760
50
8 Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$82,940
570
9 Educational Services
$82,820
60
10 Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$82,710
11,540
11 Federal, State, and Local Government
$82,710
11,540
12 Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage
$82,600
2,060
13 Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$82,570
11,570
14 Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities
$82,090
4,540
15 Other Financial Investment Activities
$81,640
2,480
16 Legal Services
$81,440
70
17 Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$79,910
200
18 Management of Companies and Enterprises
$75,540
4,210
19 Office Administrative Services
$74,060
170
20 Direct Health and Medical Insurance Carriers
$73,840
230
21 Finance and Insurance
$73,250
19,640
22 Information
$72,270
130
23 Real Estate
$71,490
n/a
24 Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$71,490
n/a
25 Insurance Agencies and Brokerages
$71,380
390
26 Activities Related to Real Estate
$71,370
n/a
27 Direct Insurance (except Life, Health, and Medical) Carriers
$71,000
500
28 Nondepository Credit Intermediation
$70,880
3,710
29 Administrative and Support Services
$70,030
310
30 Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$70,030
310
31 Insurance Carriers
$69,120
1,810
32 Other Nondepository Credit Intermediation
$69,120
2,130
33 Insurance Carriers and Related Activities
$69,030
2,580
34 Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities
$68,820
780
35 Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$67,800
100
36 Computer Systems Design and Related Services
$67,590
n/a
37 Credit Intermediation and Related Activities
$67,140
10,960
38 State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$65,840
4,610
39 State government, including schools and hospitals
$65,770
4,620
40 Depository Credit Intermediation
$65,530
6,650
41 Other Insurance Related Activities
$64,770
390
42 Activities Related to Credit Intermediation
$62,480
600
43 Business Support Services
$59,080
130
44 Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$56,460
140
45 Local government, including schools and hospitals
$54,580
150
46 Telephone Call Centers
$54,540
70
47 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$49,080
80
48 Hospitals - Privately owned
$49,080
80
49 Health Care and Social Assistance
$48,550
110
50 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$48,540
90
51 Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$48,540
90
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