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Insurance Industry Overview


Insurance jobs typically involve one of three tasks: sales, underwriting and claims management.

It’s the insurance brokers’ and insurance sales agents’ job to find new customers and keep the company’s current customers by convincing them to renew their policies.

Underwriters use technology to score insurance applications, decide which customers should be given insurance policies and set prices.

Claims adjusters, appraisers and claims examiners help customers file claims and calculate how much the insurance company should pay for each claim.

Insurance Job Market


Insurance is an industry that grows and shrinks along with the economy.

Job growth for insurance sales agents will rise 22 percent between 2010 and 2020, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) says. That’s faster than the average occupation. Insurance sales agents working for independent firms will be most in demand. Agents selling health and long-term care insurance should also find plenty of insurance employment.

Jobs for underwriters will rise only 6 percent from 2010 to 2020, because technology is now doing tasks human underwriters used to do, the BLS says. Underwriting jobs in health insurance will have better employment growth.

Jobs for claims adjusters, appraisers, examiners and investigators will grow slower than the average occupation, only 3 percent between 2010 and 2020, with much of the growth coming in the health insurance industry, the BLS reports.

If the trend toward more frequent natural disasters continues, employment for property and casualty insurance examiners might increase, the BLS says. However, insurance job opportunities for auto-damage appraisers will decline 8 percent between 2010 and 2020 because increasing car safety is reducing the number of car accidents, the BLS reports.

Insurance Salaries


Insurance underwriter is among the best-paying insurance career, with a 2011 median salary of $60,830, the BLS says. The best-paid 10 percent earned $107,460.

Claims adjuster is another well-paying job in insurance, with a median salary of $59,320 in 2011. The median insurance sales agent salary was $47,450 in 2011.
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SENIOR TAX ACCOUNTANT!!! Are you looking for an opportunity with a stable and dynamic company? Our client is a leader in the real estate development industry. They are looking for a Senior Tax Accountant to be responsible for the preparation of federal and multi-state tax returns, tax research, tax reporting under ASC 740 and other special projects. Qualifications: - Bachelor's degree - CPA an...
We have an immediate need for a Jr. Financial Analyst JOB DESCRIPTION Assists in analyzing financial results to determine accuracy and completeness of information. Assists in the preparation of various financial reports; compiles and reviews financial plans and budgets. Assists in ensuring compliance with budget allocations. Performs financial analysis at routine levels including rate of return,...
We have an immediate need for a Pricing Analyst JOB DESCRIPTION Pricing Analyst needed to work on client site in downtown Houston, TX. Might you recommend someone qualified and available? The Pricing Analyst is responsible for the pricing and billing of invoices for sales contracts based on inspection reports/pipeline ticket. Responsibilities also include pricing of purchase contracts and obtai...
Blue chip investment management firm with offices located MetroWest of Boston seeks experienced Mutual Fund Accounting Supervisor to provide solutions to complex problems and set direction within an organization. This is a terrific opportunity to become a key player within a growing investment firm. Responsibilities: Oversee the daily, weekly, and monthly investment accounting functions of a gro...
Responsible for performing credit analysis for new loan applications and requests for renewals. Assists with monitoring credit performance of individual loans and portfolio management. Uses spreadsheet analysis tools together with knowledge of accounting and finance to assess credit worthiness in an accurate and timely manner. Prepares thorough credit memoranda that are clearly and concisely writt...
About the Company: Lido Isle Advisors is a Commodities Trading Firm in Newport Beach. We are seeking career-oriented individuals to join our rapidly growing investment firm as a commodity futures broker. For new futures broker, typical first year income for a driven individual is approximately $30k - $50k. Second year earnings typically exceed $75K and can easily be into the $100k+ range. To lea...
Job Description: Our client is a privately held manufacturing organization with a diversified portfolio of industrial, international trading business and are presently looking to strengthen their accounting team. They are seeking a well-rounded, self-motivated, business driven accountant to join their team. Job Responsibilities: The candidate will report to Accounting Supervisor and will be a ...
We have an UNDERWRITER, SENIOR opening in our San Francisco office. We are looking for analytical, motivated, detail-oriented, self-starters to be responsible for accurately evaluating the potential risk of new and renewing groups for large and/or moderately complex businesses. Additional responsibilities include the development of financially sound rates and/or determining appropriate benefit cha...
We are searching for an Accounting Generalist that will provide a wide range of accounting and administrative support in our Finance Department. As a member of the General Ledger team, this position provides a great opportunity for an entry/mid-level accountant to gain corporate accounting experience by being exposed to month end closing and financial reporting, payables, receivables, fixed assets...
The Strategic Growth Initiatives Financial Analyst is responsible for driving strategic finance analysis for the Cloud initiative at Seagate Technologies. Main job responsibilities include the following: • Support the Cloud initiative at Seagate Technologies in the areas of financial analysis and financial due diligence. • Develop and maintain finance models for various cloud initiatives in the ...
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GROWING REGIONAL, HUD APPROVED DELEGATED MORTGAGE BANKER THAT HAS BEEN IN BUSINESS FOR 15 YEARS IS LOOKING FOR LICENSED LOAN OFFICERS. EXCLUSIVE, INBOUND LEADS GENERATED WITH DATA SPECIFIC CRITERIA, MEETING SPECIFIC NICHES ACROSS MULTIPLE STATES IN MIDWEST. (THIS MEANS NO LENDING TREE, NO LOWERMYBILLS, ETC TYPE LEADS!) HIGH CALL VOLUME AND LEAD COUNT. LOOKING FOR MOTIVATED INDIVIDUALS WHO WANT T...
SUMMARY Are you interested in joining an exciting company as a Billing Manager? This position will perform and lead centralized billing functions. You will help to continue to refine, develop, implement and maintain policy and procedure surrounding these functions as well as establish and maintain best practices. RESPONSIBILITIES Participate in review process of billing/revenue recognition proc...
Full training provided. Excellent opportunity to break into a career within the insurance claims industry. Claims Associate - Liability CLAIM YOUR FUTURE AS A GREAT PERFORMER! Providing both satisfying and challenging work along with a highly professional and friendly work atmosphere, Sedgwick has a strong commitment to its colleagues and its clients. If you are seeking a place where you can do...
Liability Claims Team Lead - Location TBD CLAIM YOUR FUTURE AS A GREAT PERFORMER! Providing both satisfying and challenging work along with a highly professional and friendly work atmosphere, Sedgwick has a strong commitment to its colleagues and its clients. If you are seeking a place where you can do great things for those whose lives you touch while maximizing your own career possibilities, S...
Administrative Assistant CLAIM YOUR FUTURE AS A GREAT PERFORMER! Providing both satisfying and challenging work along with a highly professional and friendly work atmosphere, Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. has a strong commitment to its colleagues and its clients. If you are seeking place where you can do great things for those whose lives you touch while maximizing your own career po...
Claims Representative - Liability CLAIM YOUR FUTURE AS A GREAT PERFORMER! Providing both satisfying and challenging work along with a highly professional and friendly work atmosphere, Sedgwick has a strong commitment to its colleagues and its clients. If you are seeking a place where you can do great things for those whose lives you touch while maximizing your own career possibilities, Sedgwick ...
Claims Examiner Liability - Location TBD CLAIM YOUR FUTURE AS A GREAT PERFORMER! Providing both satisfying and challenging work along with a highly professional and friendly work atmosphere, Sedgwick has a strong commitment to its colleagues and its clients. If you are seeking a place where you can do great things for those whose lives you touch while maximizing your own career possibilities, Se...
Service Center Representative CLAIM YOUR FUTURE AS A GREAT PERFORMER! Providing both satisfying and challenging work along with a highly professional and friendly work atmosphere, Sedgwick has a strong commitment to its colleagues and its clients. If you are seeking a place where you can do great things for those whose lives you touch while maximizing your own career possibilities, Sedgwick is t...
Claims Representative - Workers Compensation CLAIM YOUR FUTURE AS A GREAT PERFORMER! Providing both satisfying and challenging work along with a highly professional and friendly work atmosphere, Sedgwick has a strong commitment to its colleagues and its clients. If you are seeking a place where you can do great things for those whose lives you touch while maximizing your own career possibilities...
Claims Examiner Workers Compensation CLAIM YOUR FUTURE AS A GREAT PERFORMER! Providing both satisfying and challenging work along with a highly professional and friendly work atmosphere, Sedgwick has a strong commitment to its colleagues and its clients. If you are seeking a place where you can do great things for those whose lives you touch while maximizing your own career possibilities, Sedgwi...

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