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  Authorize credit charges against customers' accounts. Investigate history and credit standing of individuals or business establishments applying for credit. May interview applicants to obtain personal and financial data; determine credit worthiness; process applications; and notify customers of acceptance or rejection of credit.
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  Specialized Occupations:
  * Credit Authorizers (ONET code: 43-4041.01)
  * Credit Checkers (ONET code: 43-4041.02)
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Wage Information:
Region Average Annual Average Hourly Entry Level (hourly) Mid-Range  (hourly)
Statewide $43,958.00 $21.14 $15.40 $17.05 - $24.46
Bridgeport/Stamford $43,754.00 $21.03 $14.77 $16.65 - $24.55
Danbury $41,885.00 $20.14 $14.95 $16.27 - $24.13
Hartford $46,256.00 $22.24 $17.02 $18.42 - $24.87
New Haven $38,699.00 $18.60 $12.94 $14.86 - $21.94
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