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Credit Counselors and Loan Officer Salary in Sector of Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

The salary statistics of credit counselors and loan officers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare credit counselors and loan officer salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Credit Counselors and Loan Officers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,430
25th Percentile Wage
$38,650
50th Percentile Wage
$50,810
75th Percentile Wage
$74,350
90th Percentile Wage
$112,560

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for credit counselors and loan officers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services. 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 $112,560. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $50,810. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid credit counselors and loan officers is $30,430.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of credit counselors and loan officers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$50,810
5.08% 22.75%
2016
$48,230
2.51% -
2015
$47,020
10.46% -
2014
$42,100
2.14% -
2013
$41,200
4.73% -
2012
$39,250
- -

Compare Credit Counselors and Loan Officer Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of credit counselors and loan officers in seven industries in the professional, scientific, and technical services 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 accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, and payroll services industry with an annual salary $88,770. The lowest paying industry is the other professional, scientific, and technical services industry (annual salary $43,410). For detailed credit counselors and loan officer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services
$88,770
Computer Systems Design and Related Services
$68,550
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
$67,120
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$61,140
Legal Services
$52,470
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$50,810
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$43,410

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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