Beyond that, it will be helpful to have any experience in programs or projects that can project a clear problem-solving or investigative ability. These traits are critical, and it is vital that the applicant can display a knack for quickly solving complex problems or spotting errors and discrepancies that the normal eye may not be able to see.
What are Fraud Analysts like?
Based on our pool of users, fraud analysts tend to be predominately investigative people.
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Fraud Analysts by Strongest Interest Archetype
Based on sample of 147 Sokanu users
Are Fraud Analysts happy?
Fraud analysts rank
among the least happy
careers. Overall they rank in the 22nd percentile of careers for satisfaction scores.
Fraud Analyst Career Satisfaction by Dimension
Percentile among all careers
Education History of Fraud Analysts
The most common degree held by fraud analysts is Business Management And Administration.
5% of fraud analysts had a degree in business management and administration before becoming fraud analysts. That is over 1 times the average across all careers.
Psychology graduates are the second most common among fraud analysts, representing 3% of fraud analysts in the Sokanu user base, which is 0.5 times the average.
Fraud Analyst Education History
This table shows which degrees people earn before becoming a Fraud Analyst, compared to how often those degrees are obtained by people who earn at least one post secondary degree.