Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Insurance Sales Agents (41-3021)

Sell life, property, casualty, health, automotive, or other types of insurance. May refer clients to independent brokers, work as an independent broker, or be employed by an insurance company.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 337 327 -2.97 12 20 31
United States 475900 524200 0.0 18400 30200 53400
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with moderate employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 33.22 13.94 18.07 25.08 38.08 61.46
Alaska 32.41 16.28 19.04 25.79 34.53 55.79
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 33.47 17.16 20.06 26.25 34.99 58.18
Fairbanks North Star Borough 25.89 16.08 18.10 23.48 32.62 41.49
Balance of State 31.86 13.51 15.32 22.63 34.82 52.97

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.