Careers in Insurance and Risk Management, 2009 Edition by WetFeet

By WetFeet

Assurance will not be the glitziest round, however it abounds in activity probabilities. if you'd like in at the undefined, you would like this advisor. In it, you will learn: * the place possibilities are and the way to utilize them* traits within the undefined* What assurance employees do and the way the texture approximately it* the best way to release your occupation* and extra!

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They understand health care issues and know how to read claims and medical records, and typically are qualified to set norms of care. Most actuaries are hired from undergraduate programs, but any graduate work in math or statistics won’t be counted against you. Just keep in mind your starting salary will depend more on the number of actuarial exams you pass than any work you’ve done toward your degree. the industry Opportunities for Undergraduates At A Glance The industry the companies On the job the workplace getting hired FOR YOUR REFERENCE Careers in Insurance & Risk Management The Inside Scoop What Employees Really Like Variety You might think assessing risks, underwriting policies, or calling on a never-ending roster of new clients would be the same every day, but you would be wrong.

Somebody living in a coastal city such as Boston or San Francisco will make more than somebody in the same role working in a small town such as Grove, Oklahoma. In addition, compensation varies on the basis of the type of job you do. For instance, actuaries start at a higher salary than claims representatives and agents—but keep in mind that agents are typically paid on commission. Their annual salaries will fluctuate depending on performance. In addition to base salaries, many firms offer bonuses or salary increases on the basis of exams passed and certifications received.

The business is intrinsically social and involves meeting and helping other people. Whether they are selling and underwriting new policies, handling claims, or managing risk, people who work in insurance have a lot of contact with the world at large. Always Learning Most insurance occupations have trade organizations that run certifying exams and continuing-education programs, and most employers support their employees’ efforts. In addition, many insurance employers offer tuition-reimbursement programs for people who want to get their master’s degree.

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