Credit Reference Clerk

Investigate credit standing of applicants.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$21,000 – $51,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Credit Reference Clerks do?

Telephones or writes to references listed on application form to investigate credit standing of applicant. Records information on previous employment, received from employers, using typewriter or computer. Reciprocates credit information with credit bureaus.

Should I be a Credit Reference Clerk?

You should have a certificate degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Persistent: You keep pushing through, even when faced with tough obstacles.
  • Calm Under Pressure: You keep your cool when dealing with highly stressful situations.
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.

  • Also known as: Credit Representative

    How to become a Credit Reference Clerk

    We recommend at least a Certificate. Check out these schools offering Credit Reference Clerk-related education!
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