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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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Required Qualifications: 1+ years of Physical Damage experience 1+ years of Bodily Injury experience Preferred Qualifications: College Degree preferred Job Description: Our client, who is a National Carrier, is looking for Auto Claims Adjusters for a 5 - 6 month temporary assignment. About TheBestIRS: TheBestIRS, Insurance Recruiting Specialists, is the leading provider of insurance jobs in Washin...
Required Qualifications: 2+ years experience performing vehicle estimates Preferred Qualifications: Experience using CCC Pathways or Audatex estimating software Prior experience as a Staff Appraiser for an insurance carrier is preferred Reliable transportation Job Description: Our client is a large, national, insurance carrier and they have needs for Staff Appraisers to cover the Las Vegas area. T...
Where there is change, there is BIG opportunity. You have probably heard of big changes in health insurance over the past year that are forcing people to enroll in healthcare coverage. What this means is consumers are looking to insurance agents to help them enroll in health plans. Consumers now have more access to coverage than any time in the past, and with government assistance for qualified in...
Where there is change, there is BIG opportunity. You have probably heard of big changes in health insurance over the past year that are forcing people to enroll in healthcare coverage. What this means is consumers are looking to insurance agents to help them enroll in health plans. Consumers now have more access to coverage than any time in the past, and with government assistance for qualified in...
This position will carry out tasks associated with the Systems Management Development team. The team is responsible for the management and monitoring of data center infrastructure, including centralized logging and server monitoring. Projects include enhancements to existing products, maintenance of existing products, integration efforts focusing on initiatives and integration with 3rd party appli...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Accounting Manager Orlando, FL Unspecified Apply Apply Accounting Manager Orlando, FL Unspecified Apply Job Details If you are a Accounting Manager with experience, please read on! Based in Orlando, the Accounting Manager will be a hands-on leader, willing to roll up his/her sleeves and take direct personal a...
Company Confidential Northridge, CA, 91324
Electronics manufacturing company located in Northridge, CA is looking for a full-time, hands-on, Controller.This high energy position wears many hats and will work closely with top management.This stable company has been in business for over 20 years and offers a friendly, casual work environment, and great benefits including medical, dental, vision, 401k plan, and paid time off. Duties include:...
Company Confidential Mt Kisco, NY, 10549
Job Purpose: Serves patients by greeting and helping them; scheduling appointments; maintaining records and accounts. Duties: * Welcomes patients and visitors by greeting patients and visitors, in person or on the telephone; answering or referring inquiries. * Optimizes patients' satisfaction, provider time, and treatment room utilization by scheduling appointments in person or by telephone. * Kee...
Reporting to Director of External Reporting and Compliance. Sr. Accountant will be the primary person administering the Company’s stock option plan work on technical accounting projects. PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Administer option tool in conjunction with the Company’s human resource department and outside legal counsel Wilson Sonsini, Goodrich and Rosatti. • Process stock option tr...
As an important member of the Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) team, Financial Analyst provides timely, accurate and insightful financial analyses to support various areas of the growing business. Successful candidate must demonstrate strong work ethic, high-level energy and motivation, and impeccable attention to details Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Takes ownership of existing and...
The Corporate Controller is responsible for the accounting operations of the company, financial reporting, maintenance of an adequate system of accounting records, and a comprehensive set of controls designed to mitigate risk, enhance the accuracy and completeness of all financial or disclosure documents, and ensure that reported results comply with U.S. GAAP. Successful candidates should possess...
Responsibilities: - Responsible for full cycle day-to-day accounting operations and mentoring/guiding the staff accountant(s) - Execute the close process including preparation of journal entries, account reconciliations, trend analysis, etc. - Responsible for revenue recognition including monthly revenue reconciliation, deferred revenue/expenses, and periodic user-life analysis - Prepare intercomp...
ob title: Revenue Analyst Department: Finance Reports to: Revenue Manager core values: • Finish strong, never give up, play to win. • Learn from our mistakes, innovate, take risks. • Always raise the bar, every quarter… no complacency. • We are our partners best partner. • Love for our customer, above all else, turn every customer into a raving fan. • Excellent people. We only hire them if we love...
Position Overview • Provides leadership to finance [professionals engaged in the financial modeling, business case development, development and validation of plans and forecasts, profitability analysis, periodic management reporting, and performance measurement (or balance scorecard). • Responsible for the design, development and preparation of accurate,accurate standardized monthly financial repo...
Hello, My name is Melissa and I represent The Fountain Group. We are a national staffing firm and are currently seeking a Financial Analyst for a prominent client of ours. This position is located in Norwood, OH details for the position are as follows: Job Description: Financial reporting responsibility for the department including Orders, Sales, Profit Cash and asset management items. Develops, m...
Prominent, successful Las Vegas, Nevada based property management company is seeking a Financial Controller to join their growing team! JOB DESCRIPTION Controller will manage comprehensive accounting operation with a hands-on ability to execute the day-to day activities of the accounting department. The controller will also work closely with the team in driving initiatives geared around improving...
Chief Financial Officer CFO The CFO is responsible for directing the fiscal functions of the corporation in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles issued by the Financial Accounting Standards Board, the Securities and Exchange Commission and other regulatory and advisory organizations in accordance with financial management techniques and practices appropriate within the industry...
Rainin Instrument, a subsidiary of METTLER TOLEDO, is looking for an experienced and self-motivated Commercial Operations Manager to join our team in our Oakland, CA headquarters. This position is to provide business analytics and support for short and long term revenue/unit related initiatives. Assure delivery of forecasts, portfolio analysis, sales/demand updates, and data and trend analysis. Se...
Accounting Clerk with recent Great Plains experience is needed for an indefinite assignment! Position is scheduled to begin August 25th - qualified candidates should forward resumes asap! •Prepares and processes one or more of the following financial documents; invoices, billings, purchase orders, requisitions, checks, check requests, tax reports, payments and/or deposits; reviews and verifies the...
Do you have a degree in accounting, finance, economics or business administration, but only 6 months experience? Are you an entry level Accounting Clerk looking to expand your experience? If so, please contact us! A well knows global accounting firm is looking for an entry level Accounting Clerk to assisting with tax returns, filing, data entry and working on excel reports. MUST have a degree in t...

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