How much does a Lending Officer I make in the United States? The average Lending Officer I salary in the United States is $94,690 as of November 23, 2022, but the range typically falls between $62,478 and $113,879. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Lending Officer I

Lending Officer I oversees lending activity for a market vertical and/or geographic area. Responsible for approving complex loans and supporting credit team with structuring and pricing simpler loans. Being a Lending Officer I assess risk and ensures adherence to bank credit policies and procedures. Requires a bachelor's degree of finance or related field. Additionally, Lending Officer I typically reports to top management. Lending Officer I is a specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. To be a Lending Officer I typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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Pamela J. Shelley-Kessler, Co-President, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary
LTC is a real estate investment trust (REIT) investing in seniors housing and health care properties primarily through sale-leasebacks, mortgage financing, joint-ventures and structured finance solutions including preferred equity and mezzanine lending. LTC holds more than 200 investments in 28 states with 29 operating... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2021
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Skills associated with Lending Officer I: Loan Software, Loan Authorization

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