Financial Examiner Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Financial Examiner is $64,293 per year. A skill in Regulatory Compliance is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
Financial Examiner Salary (?
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$41,669 - $96,898
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National Salary Data

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$41,669 - $96,898  
   
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$0.00 - $11,920  
Total Pay (?
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$41,838 - $102,989  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 177
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Job Description for Financial Examiner

Financial examiners review financial transactions to determine whether activities of companies are in compliance with rules and regulations set by governing financial institutions. Examples of such transactions include tax records, expense accounts, balance sheets, and loan documents. These professionals work in a variety of settings within the finance industry, including federal and state governments. Some examiners are also employed by banks, healthcare providers, and insurance companies.
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Financial Examiner Tasks
  • Review, determine impact of, and accept or reject applications for mergers, acquisitions, and establishment of new institutions.
  • Recommend solutions if financial transactions are not in compliance with laws and regulations.
  • Establish and implement company guidelines for procedures and policies that are in compliance with new and revised regulations.
  • Confirm financial institutions’ assets and liabilities and the legality of their operations and transactions.
  • Review audit reports of internal and external auditors to monitor adequacy of scope of reports or to discover specific weaknesses in internal routines.

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Pay by Experience Level for Financial Examiner

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

Los Angeles
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Chicago
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New York
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National Average
$65,000
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Experience Affects Financial Examiner Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 59%
Experienced
up arrow 18%
Mid-Career
up arrow 8%
National Average
$65,000
Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Financial Examiner Salaries

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 25%
National Average
$65,000
Financial Analysis
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
39%
female alumni
 
Male
61%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 3%
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