119 South St., BUS 200
Big Rapids, MI
Want to make a difference? Get paid for helping others when they have a disaster.
Want stability in your career? Insurance companies still hire during economic downturns. Consider a career in the risk management and insurance industry.
You can’t drive a car or get a loan without insurance. Businesses can’t operate without insurance. Many people and their families would suffer greatly without insurance.
|Do you...||Career to consider...||What you will do...||What you will earn...*|
|Enjoy math?||Actuary||Analyze statistics, calculate rates||$68,000|
|Want to run your own business?||Agent||Sell and service insurance||$47,900 (six-figure commission potential)|
|Like to investigate? Like to help people?||Claims Adjuster||Investigate accidents, pay claims||$45,200|
|Enjoy puzzles, analysis, making decisions, and being creative?||Underwriter||Decide who to insure, and at what terms and prices||$52,600|
|Enjoy working in the field helping people avert disaster?||Loss Control Rep||Inspect and advise people how to prevent losses from occurring||$47,800|
|Like to ponder “what if” situations and prepare for them?||Risk Manager/Analyst||Identify risk exposures, implement programs to control or finance risks||$54,800|
*Source: Salary.com, median entry-level salaries excluding bonuses and benefits.