Missouri State University

Insurance Sales Agents

*ALL INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM THE BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS 2010

National estimates for this occupation:

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1)

Employment
RSE
(3)

Mean hourly
wage

Mean annual
wage
(2)

Wage RSE (3)

318,800

1.1 %

$30.06

$62,520

1.0 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile

10%

25%

50%
(Median)

75%

90%

Hourly Wage

$12.47

$16.02

$22.48

$34.43

$55.45

Annual Wage (2)

$25,940

$33,330

$46,770

$71,620

$115,340

States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State

Employment (1)

Employment per thousand jobs

Location quotient (9)

Hourly mean wage

Annual mean wage (2)

Florida

30,860

4.34

1.73

$29.49

$61,330

Texas

25,160

2.49

0.99

$27.52

$57,240

California

22,690

1.62

0.65

$37.46

$77,920

New York

18,260

2.19

0.87

$36.96

$76,880

Illinois

15,320

2.77

1.11

$31.21

$64,910