• Financial Examiners
  • Government and Public Administration
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 67,350
    $35,070 range bar $141,160
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Very Fast Growing
  • Financial examiners make sure that financial institutions and transactions meet legal requirements. They review balance sheets, evaluate the risk level of loans, and assess bank management.

What do they typically do

  • Review balance sheets, operating income and expense accounts, and loan documentation to check an institution's assets and liabilities
  • Prepare reports, exhibits and other supporting schedules that show an institution's financial soundness, compliance with regulations, and recommended solutions
  • Teach other examiners how to perform financial examinations
  • Direct and participate in meetings with bank directors, trustees, senior management, lawyers, and outside accountants and consultants to gather information and discuss findings
  • Review audit reports to monitor whether reports are adequate or to find specific weaknesses in business routines
  • Solve problems about banking institutions' financial integrity, including problems with loan investment portfolios, capital, earnings, and specific or large troubled accounts
  • Plan, supervise, and review work of workers that they oversee
  • Recommend actions to make sure that institutions follow laws and regulations or to protect their financial situation

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Average Annual
Job Growth +1.5%
Job Opening 409

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