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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 $41,128.00 $19.78 $13.38 $14.30 - $22.42
Bridgeport/Stamford $43,677.00 $20.99 $15.67 $16.62 - $22.72
Danbury $41,445.00 $19.93 $13.72 $14.49 - $24.01
Hartford $36,808.00 $17.70 $13.61 $13.62 - $20.71
New Haven $39,982.00 $19.22 $14.18 $16.15 - $20.04
New London/Norwich $42,858.00 $20.60 $12.41 $12.91 - $21.76
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