Occupational Employment Statistics


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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
Southeast Minnesota 6030$39.05/hr$25.85/hr$30.02/hr$36.04/hr$45.46/hr$58.50/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
ManufacturingN/AN/A
Financial Activities1,210$40.14/hr
Professional and Business Services190$39.45/hr
Education and Health ServicesN/AN/A
Public Administration250$50.07/hr
 
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Northeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/A$37.34/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Balance of State N/A$34.98/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 20$39.61/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 20$35.55/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 20$39.62/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 20$35.44/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 40$45.52/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 40$27.66/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 60$36.04/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 60$41.80/hr0.0%
Central Minnesota 80$29.83/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 120$35.29/hrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,440$42.27/hr7.2%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 1,460$42.10/hrN/A
Minnesota 1,660$41.38/hr7.0%


Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Accountants and Auditors 23,210$33.06/hr9.4%
Financial Managers 15,750$60.42/hr16.8%
Loan Interviewers and Clerks 5,760$20.35/hr6.3%
Credit Analysts 2,080$36.21/hr6.5%
Budget Analysts 510$37.15/hr7.3%
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 9,240$41.58/hr4.0%
Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents 1,170$28.87/hr2.6%
Actuaries 460$48.58/hr21.2%
Tax Preparers 1,350$26.02/hr10.7%
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 21,470$29.47/hr1.6%


  • Plan, supervise, and review work of assigned subordinates.
  • Investigate activities of institutions to enforce laws and regulations and to ensure legality of transactions and operations or financial solvency.
  • 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.
  • Resolve problems concerning the overall financial integrity of banking institutions including loan investment portfolios, capital, earnings, and specific or large troubled accounts.
  • Prepare reports, exhibits and other supporting schedules that detail an institution's safety and soundness, compliance with laws and regulations, and recommended solutions to questionable financial conditions.
  • Investigate activities of institutions to enforce laws and regulations and to ensure legality of transactions and operations or financial solvency.
  • Review balance sheets, operating income and expense accounts, and loan documentation to confirm institution assets and liabilities.
  • Review audit reports of internal and external auditors to monitor adequacy of scope of reports or to discover specific weaknesses in internal routines.
  • Train other examiners in the financial examination process.