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13-2061 Financial Examiners



Enforce or ensure compliance with laws and regulations governing financial and securities institutions and financial and real estate transactions. May examine, verify, or authenticate records.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Central Minnesota 16021$33.07/hr$24.09/hr$24.42/hr$30.76/hr$39.18/hr$42.14/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
ManufacturingN/AN/A
Financial Activities2,220$40.63/hr
Professional and Business Services110$51.81/hr
Education and Health ServicesN/AN/A
Other ServicesN/AN/A
Public AdministrationN/AN/A
 
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change -10-
Minnesota N/A$41.17/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA N/A$30.62/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 10$44.23/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 10$39.20/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 20$47.68/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 30$40.16/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 40$38.95/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 50$30.62/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 50$40.41/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 50$40.94/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 50$37.12/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 70$38.47/hr27.3%
Southwest Minnesota 70$38.95/hr21.3%
Fargo ND-MN MSA 110$40.66/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 130$30.76/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 160$30.76/hr22.9%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 2,100$46.63/hr16.0%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 2,120$46.04/hrN/A


Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Accountants and Auditors 27,490$38.67/hr4.4%
Financial Managers 14,300$64.41/hr15.5%
Credit Analysts 1,750$39.24/hr-5.3%
Loan Interviewers and Clerks 4,500$24.46/hr-2.0%
Budget Analysts 480$39.90/hr3.1%
Data Scientists 1,320$51.53/hrN/A
Financial Specialists, All Other 1,780$37.77/hrN/A
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 7,530$40.46/hr6.7%
Actuaries 560$55.99/hrN/A
Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents 1,440$31.90/hr-2.5%


  • Direct and participate in formal and informal meetings with bank directors, trustees, senior management, counsels, outside accountants, and consultants to gather information and discuss findings.
  • Plan, supervise, and review work of assigned subordinates.
  • Recommend actions to ensure compliance with laws and regulations, or to protect solvency of institutions.
  • Review balance sheets, operating income and expense accounts, and loan documentation to confirm institution assets and liabilities.
  • Train other examiners in the financial examination process.
  • Review audit reports of internal and external auditors to monitor adequacy of scope of reports or to discover specific weaknesses in internal routines.
  • Investigate activities of institutions to enforce laws and regulations and to ensure legality of transactions and operations or financial solvency.
  • Resolve problems concerning the overall financial integrity of banking institutions including loan investment portfolios, capital, earnings, and specific or large troubled accounts.
  • Evaluate data processing applications for institutions under examination to develop recommendations for coordinating existing systems with examination procedures.
  • Direct and participate in formal and informal meetings with bank directors, trustees, senior management, counsels, outside accountants, and consultants to gather information and discuss findings.