Employment Outlook

  • Employment rates for insurance underwriters are expected to decline four percent during the next ten years due to technological advancements and changes in the industry. However, employment for insurance carriers and related fields is expected to grow by three percent, and the number of jobs in the agencies, brokerages, and jobs in healthcare and long-term life insurance is expected to grow by 14 percent. Median annual wages in this industry are about $56,000 depending on the sector of the industry.