Credit Analyst Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

The salary statistics of credit analysts in the industry sector of retail trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare credit analyst salaries in different industries within the retail trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Credit Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,530
25th Percentile Wage
$56,240
50th Percentile Wage
$77,890
75th Percentile Wage
$119,870
90th Percentile Wage
$163,400

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for credit analysts in the industry sector of retail trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) credit analysts is $163,400. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $77,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid credit analysts is $41,530.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of credit analysts in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$77,890
-0.92% 15.97%
2016
$78,610
4.67% -
2015
$74,940
10.94% -
2014
$66,740
0.33% -
2013
$66,520
1.61% -
2012
$65,450
- -

Compare Credit Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Retail Trade Sector

The average salaries of credit analysts in twelve industries in the retail trade sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for credit analyst occupations is the automobile dealers industry with an annual salary $87,120. The lowest paying industry is the furniture and home furnishings stores industry (annual salary $37,340). For detailed credit analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Automobile Dealers
$87,120
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers
$84,370
Electronics and Appliance Stores
$74,360
Electronics and Appliance Stores
$74,360
Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers
$67,560
Automotive Parts, Accessories, and Tire Stores
$67,370
Building Material and Supplies Dealers
$67,050
Other Motor Vehicle Dealers
$60,760
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
$60,320
Nonstore Retailers
$59,920
Furniture Stores
$42,810
Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores
$37,340

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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