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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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TELLER Full Time Position Boulder Location • No experience needed. Starting at $11/hr plus benefits • Includes some Saturdays • Apply at • www.efirstbank.com • FirstBank is an • EOE/Affirmative Action • Employer. All qualified • Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, • religion, sex, national origin, disability or • veteran status, • or any other status...
Bookkeeper Needed. Position requires experience in accounting to include: accounts payable and accounts receivable, payroll, cash handling, income statements and bank reconciliation. Organizational skills are a must. Must be good with computers and people. Please send resume with salary requirements to: *****....
Company Confidential Jacksonville, 28541
Office INSURANCE AGENT Personal Lines CSR Must be licensed N.C. agent. All inquires kept confidential. ***** A.D. Guy Insurance...
Company Confidential culpeper, VA, 22701
Accounts Receivable/Front Office Clerk Needed in Culpeper Area. F/T. Duties incl. Answering phones, invoicing, accounts receivables, bank dep., and day to day office operations. Thorough knowledge of Quick Books 14, Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook req. Send resume to, ***** As Posted in the Culpeper Star Exponent...
Odessa, 79764
Clerical Position available immediately for Payroll Assistant must pass drug and alcohol test, clean criminal record. Company provides health insurance and life insurance. Please apply in person at 2421 W. 49th St., Odessa, Texas. Intersection of 49th St. and West County Rd....
City of Bristol, Virginia Treasurer's Office Part-Time General Clerk. A minimum of two years experience with manual bank statement recon, proficient with Excel & Word, experience with receiving cash payments and balancing a cash drawer. Submit a resume to ***** EOE As Posted in the Bristol Herald Courier...
Employment Opportunity American Crane & Equipment Corporation, (www.americancrane.com), a growing equal opportunity international manufacturer of overhead material handling equipment, located in Douglassville, PA, has an opening for the following position: Accounting Administrative Assistant Full-time position requires a detail oriented, self-motivated, flexible professional; data entry skills w/a...
An Accounting Clerk with Embassy Suites Hotels is responsible for responding to guest inquiries and requests and resolving guest billing disputes in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. Provides assistance for a variety of activities and functions for the Hotel within the Human Resources team. What will it be like to work for this Hilton B...
Our global client is seeking a high potential Financial Analyst to work in their corporate headquarters in Troy, MI. This financial analyst will focus on business case development and new business pursuit. Responsibilities will include: •Providing financial support to the North America region for new business pursuit •Lead cross functional business case development and project approvals in support...
ATK Aerospace Systems leads the industry in solid rocket propulsion systems, satellite components and subsystems, lightweight space deployables and solar arrays. We are constantly pushing the boundaries of our nation's capabilities in space. ATK is currently recruiting for a Business Manager at our Beltsville, MD facility reporting to the Controller. You will have the advantages of a large corpora...
ATK Aerospace is the world's top producer of solid rocket propulsion systems and a leading supplier of military and commercial aircraft structures. It also specializes in small and micro-satellites; satellite components and subsystems; lightweight space deployables and solar arrays; and low-cost, quick-to-market launch solutions; flares and decoys; and energetic materials and related technologies....
Global, multi-billion dollar manufacturing client located in Southfield, MI is seeking a Sr. Tax Analyst to perform a wide variety of tax related activities. Responsibilities include: • Assist with the preparation of income tax provision reporting in accordance with ASC 740 and tax account reconciliations • Assist with projects as necessary; tax research, R&D tax credit, state and local incentives...
Job Description: This multi-entity company has an urgent need for an Oil and Gas Accountant with a minimum of 3-5 years of Accounting experience including full Accounting duties such as; ERP system knowledge, General Ledger, Inventory Reconciliations and Grower Payment experience. Experience with Accounting software also required as well as excellent knowledge of large data bases (especially Excel...
City: Edmonds State: Washington Postal/Zip Code: 98026 Allied Building Products, a division of Oldcastle, is a national independent distributor specializing in commercial & residential exterior and interior building materials with over 200 locations from Hawaii to Boston. The company was founded in 1950 as a small family-operated business focusing on the metro NY/NJ region and through acquisitions...
Job Description: Immediate need for an Experienced Accounts Payable Specialist for a well established Firm in Santa Rosa. This is a high-volume environment and we are seeking an individual who has the ability to hit the ground running. We are seeking an Accounts Payable Specialist with previous exposure to accounts payable systems for high volume processing, similar to BST. Experience within engin...
Job Description: This Finance Clerk - Show Me The Money! Position Features: ? Accessible Location With Free Parking ? Opportunity To Make A Bottom Line Impact ? Laid Back Environment Immediate need for a highly detailed Finance Clerk seeking an accessible location with free parking, opportunity to make a bottom line impact and laid back environment. 2+yrs recent prior experience in payment resolut...
Job Description: This AR/AP Clerk Position Features: ? Variety Of Duties ? Convenient Location ? Business Casual Environment ? Great Pay to $42K Immediate need for AR/AP clerk seeking variety of duties, convenient location and business casual environment. Good organizational skills, MS Office expert and get it done attitude will be keys to success in this prestigious, well-known organization. Will...
A Fortune 100 company with headquarters here in Metro Detroit is searching for dynamic CPA's for a wide variety of roles in the Corporate Finance and Accounting area of the company. The organization provides unlimited advancement opportunities, a great working environment, and unbelievable benefits. This is a fast track opportunity that provides tremendous exposure to numerous areas of accounting...
Global, multi-million dollar company is looking for an Accounting Manager to be responsible for financial reporting, accounting, budgeting and forecasting, business analysis and capital planning for all areas of the organization. Responsibilities include: • Ensures key drivers of forecast and financial results are understood by management. • Produce and present reports summarizing operational perf...
A national consulting firm is seeking several dynamic professionals at the Staff/Senior Associate and Manager level. Their clients are well established Fortune 500 companies that seek expertise in the following areas: Audit, Internal Controls, M&A, Internal/External(SEC) Reporting, Sarbanes-Oxley, Forecasting and Finance Transformation. If you are seeking a high impact position with exposure to up...

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