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South Dakota Occupational Outlook and Wages
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SD Trend and Wage Information:

Occupation Title 2012 2022 Average Percentile Annual Wage
Employment Employment Annual Wage 10th 25th 50th 75th 90th
Financial Managers 710 765 $123,943 $82,984 $95,424 $113,899 $141,293 $182,421
Accountants and Auditors 4,295 4,670 $60,335 $42,009 $48,207 $57,026 $68,771 $85,158
Budget Analysts 120 130 $59,354 $40,679 $48,850 $58,619 $66,962 $80,663
Credit Analysts 425 485 $61,555 $41,566 $48,192 $57,680 $71,588 $92,987
Financial Analysts 590 640 $65,627 $39,944 $44,886 $54,052 $68,605 $92,626
Personal Financial Advisors 325 380 $64,373 $41,507 $47,048 $56,779 $75,390 $93,724
Insurance Underwriters 300 290 $71,672 $43,731 $55,548 $70,494 $88,513 $104,915
Loan Officers 1,655 1,785 $58,943 $41,113 $46,674 $56,601 $69,949 $81,248
Tax Examiners and Collectors and Revenue Agents 145 145 $46,968 $31,726 $35,508 $42,522 $50,931 $76,559
Tax Preparers 345 365 $39,557 $25,549 $28,697 $34,676 $45,917 $63,690
Business Teachers, Postsecondary 170 185 $70,943 $43,377 $49,494 $59,235 $78,412 $119,052
Bill and Account Collectors 3,815 4,140 $30,868 $22,817 $26,267 $30,210 $35,558 $39,275
Billing and Posting Clerks 1,275 1,395 $28,123 $21,229 $23,440 $27,261 $31,560 $37,359
Bookkeeping, Accounting and Auditing Clerks 10,465 11,275 $30,188 $21,396 $25,736 $29,646 $35,142 $39,611
Tellers 2,040 2,090 $24,539 $20,724 $21,886 $23,822 $26,919 $30,326
Brokerage Clerks 105 100 $43,147 $32,343 $34,952 $39,299 $49,280 $59,205
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks 240 235 $28,884 $21,655 $23,709 $27,917 $33,452 $38,148
Loan Interviewers and Clerks 2,265 2,465 $32,130 $25,172 $27,670 $31,710 $36,633 $39,833

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Source: Labor Market Information Center, SD Department of Labor and Regulation, October 2014.