How much does a Credit Analyst I make in the United States? The average Credit Analyst I salary in the United States is $58,446 as of March 26, 2024, but the range typically falls between $52,403 and $64,892. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Credit Analyst I Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Credit Analyst I Salary $46,901 US March 26, 2024
25th Percentile Credit Analyst I Salary $52,403 US March 26, 2024
50th Percentile Credit Analyst I Salary $58,446 US March 26, 2024
75th Percentile Credit Analyst I Salary $64,892 US March 26, 2024
90th Percentile Credit Analyst I Salary $70,762 US March 26, 2024
25% $52,403 10% $46,901 90% $70,762 75% $64,892 $58,446 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Spectra Credit Union - Alexandria, VA

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United States Senate Federal Credit Union - Alexandria, VA

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United States Senate Federal Credit Union - Alexandria, VA

What skills does a Credit Analyst I need?

Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.

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Analysis: Analysis is the process of considering something carefully or using statistical methods in order to understand it or explain it.

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Credit Risk: Credit risk is the possibility of loss due to a borrower's defaulting on a loan or not meeting contractual obligations.

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Transportation: Refers to the mode of travel used to get from home to work most frequently. The transportation are bus, train, aeroplane, ship, car, etc while the mode of transportation refers to road, air, sea/ocean, etc.

Analysis 16.62%
Credit Risk 2.49%
Transportation 1.58%
Others 79.31%

Job Description for Credit Analyst I

Credit Analyst I analyzes the creditworthiness of prospective and current customers. Examines credit history using credit agency tools and evaluates potential risks. Being a Credit Analyst I makes recommendations on credit extensions within established guidelines. May make recommendations regarding bad debt or write-offs. Additionally, Credit Analyst I typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Credit Analyst I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Credit Analyst I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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For Credit Analyst I, the upper level is Credit Analyst II and then progresses to Credit Analysis Manager.

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Dorian LPG Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the transportation of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) through its LPG tankers worldwide. It owns and operates twenty-five very large gas carriers (VLGCs). The company was incorporated in 2013 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.
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Credit Analyst I salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Credit Analyst I, the highest Credit Analyst I salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Credit Analyst I salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Credit Analyst I salary is in Miami, FL, where the Credit Analyst I salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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Skills associated with Credit Analyst I: Credit and Collections Software, Risk Analysis, Financial Analysis Software

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