Title Examiner, Abstractor, and Searcher Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

The salary statistics of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in the industry sector of retail trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare title examiner, abstractor, and searcher salaries in different industries within the retail trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,360
25th Percentile Wage
$27,780
50th Percentile Wage
$33,520
75th Percentile Wage
$42,010
90th Percentile Wage
$52,350

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for title examiners, abstractors, and searchers 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) title examiners, abstractors, and searchers is $52,350. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $33,520. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid title examiners, abstractors, and searchers is $24,360.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$33,520
0.89% 1.58%
2016
$33,220
4.06% -
2015
$31,870
-3.89% -
2014
$33,110
2.60% -
2013
$32,250
-2.29% -
2012
$32,990
- -

Compare Title Examiner, Abstractor, and Searcher Salary in Different Industries within the Retail Trade Sector

The average salaries of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in two industries in the retail trade sector are shown below. For detailed title examiner, abstractor, and searcher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Automobile Dealers
$33,670
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers
$33,530

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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