MORTGAGE LENDING CAREER INFORMATION
Working as a mortgage loan originator is one of the most rewarding professions in the housing industry. Loan officers are often an important part of the process, which helps finance major financial transactions such as the purchase of a home. A loan officer often works in a range of settings which could include commercial banks, mortgage companies, credit unions, and even their very own mortgage brokerage.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects the
mortgage business as a growing industry with over 20,000 new positions projected in the next decade. The mortgage industry has an average income of $60,000 – while top earners often bring in well over $120,000!*
Career options include:
Mortgage Loan Originator
Mortgage Loan Processor
Mortgage Loan Officer
Plus many others!
*Per 2013 Report of the Bureau of Labor Statistics www.bls.gov