Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Credit Analyst is $49,967
What Do Credit Analysts Do?
Credit analysts specialize in determining a business's or individual's credit worthiness. A credit analyst looks at all past credit purchases and, based on their findings, decides if a person or a corporation is worthy to receive a loan. The majority of credit analysts have a Bachelor's degree in mathematics, business, economics, or accounting. It is suggested that people with this job enjoy working with numbers, because they will be reviewing numerical figures as a part of their daily …Read more
- Assess credit risk.
- Aggregate and evaluate data related to credit and credit risk to support organizational decision-making.
- Ensure that approved accounts remain in good standing.
- Establish terms for approved credit requests.