Insurance.


A program that prepares individuals to manage risk in organizational settings and provide insurance and risk-aversion services to businesses, individuals, and other organizations. Includes instruction in casualty insurance and general liability, property insurance, employee benefits, social and health insurance, loss adjustment, underwriting, risk theory, and pension planning. (Moved from 52.0805)


Employment Options

Occupation Employment Average Wage
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
Mean Entry Experienced
Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators 4,560 5,400 135 Outstanding $20.00 $12.79 $23.61
Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage 240 280 7 Caution $21.61 $16.48 $24.18
Insurance Underwriters 1,890 2,010 41 Great $22.96 $13.83 $27.52
Business Teachers, Postsecondary 2,060 2,520 101 Great no record
Insurance Sales Agents 16,500 16,450 420 Fair $23.59 $11.24 $29.76