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Financial Examiners in Iowa

Is Iowa a good place for you to work as a Financial Examiner?

21.4% Jobs Projection
$57,120 Median Salary
70 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Financial Examiners in Iowa are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Financial Examiners in Iowa is growing faster than average.

  • Financial Examiners in Iowa earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Financial Examiners Work in Iowa?

1,310 people worked as Financial Examiners in 2018 in this state.

There were 810 Financial Examiners employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 500 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 565 Financial Examiners working in it, which means Iowa has more Financial Examiners than average.


Job Projections for Iowa

Jobs for Financial Examiners in this state are growing at a rate of 21.4% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.7%.


Iowa Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 70 annual job openings, and a total of 850 jobs for Iowa Financial Examiners in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 4,600 annual jobs and 57,600 total jobs in 2026.

What do Financial Examiners Make in Iowa?

In 2018 wages for Financial Examiners ranged from $30,980 to $113,200 with $57,120 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $14.89 to $54.42. The median hourly rate was $27.46.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $37.02 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $9.56.

The median salary in Iowa is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Iowa Metros for Financial Examiners

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Financial Examiners.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA 1,110 $53,290
Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA 390 $62,310
Cedar Rapids, IA 90 $84,370

Top States for Financial Examiners Employment

The table below shows the states where most Financial Examiners work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 9,030 $101,450
California 5,120 $96,750
Texas 4,210 $75,710
North Carolina 4,070 $62,410
Ohio 2,630 $72,150
Missouri 2,370 $66,240
Florida 2,360 $77,290
New Jersey 2,310 $97,410
Illinois 2,120 $93,700
Virginia 1,920 $72,230
Minnesota 1,720 $85,280
Pennsylvania 1,530 $80,180
Arizona 1,420 $50,690
Wisconsin 1,360 $71,090
Colorado 1,320 $75,810
Iowa 1,310 $57,120
Massachusetts 1,130 $93,720
Alabama 1,130 $50,680
Maryland 890 $62,930
Tennessee 850 $72,160

Below are the states where Financial Examiners get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $154,300
Connecticut $102,950
New York $101,450
Louisiana $99,830
Georgia $98,380
New Jersey $97,410
California $96,750
Massachusetts $93,720
Illinois $93,700
Rhode Island $87,010

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