The salary statistics of credit counselors and loan officers in the industry sector of retail trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare credit counselors and loan officer salaries in different industries within the retail trade sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for credit counselors and loan officers 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 counselors and loan officers is $165,320. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $84,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid credit counselors and loan officers is $42,180.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of credit counselors and loan officers in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of credit counselors and loan officers in three 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 counselors and loan officer occupations is the automobile dealers industry with an annual salary $84,890. The lowest paying industry is the other motor vehicle dealers industry (annual salary $67,740). For detailed credit counselors and loan officer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Automobile Dealers|| |
|Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers|| |
|Other Motor Vehicle Dealers|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .