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Credit Analyst Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

The salary statistics of credit analysts in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare credit analyst salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Average Annual Salary of Credit Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,370
25th Percentile Wage
$53,060
50th Percentile Wage
$62,830
75th Percentile Wage
$86,480
90th Percentile Wage
$105,680

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for credit analysts in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government. 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 $105,680. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $62,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid credit analysts is $40,370.

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 federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$62,830
-0.21% 9.37%
2016
$62,960
0.76% -
2015
$62,480
-3.76% -
2014
$64,830
9.76% -
2013
$58,500
2.67% -
2012
$56,940
- -

Compare Credit Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of credit analysts in six industries in the federal, state, and local government 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 local government, including schools and hospitals industry with an annual salary $66,490. The lowest paying industry is the state government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) industry (annual salary $55,790). For detailed credit analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$66,490
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$65,860
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$62,890
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$62,830
State government, including schools and hospitals
$57,980
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$55,790

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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