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Insurance Industry Adds 6,200 Jobs in August

Insurance Industry Adds 6,200 Jobs in August

The insurance industry saw an increase in employment with the addition of 6,200 jobs for the month of August, according to the latest employment numbers from the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics released earlier this month.  The insurance carriers and related activities sub-sector grew by 0.25 percent last month and now sits roughly at 2.44 […]

September 30, 2014 | By More
Insurance Jobs Remain Steady With a Slight Increase Reported in July

Insurance Jobs Remain Steady With a Slight Increase Reported in July

The insurance industry saw a small increase in employment with the addition of 5,400 jobs for the month of July, according to the latest employment numbers from the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics released earlier this month. July’s job numbers increased by 0.22 percent to 2,436,200 total insurance jobs over the previous month. Since July 2013, the […]

August 26, 2014 | By More
Insurance Industry Adds 8,500 Jobs in June

Insurance Industry Adds 8,500 Jobs in June

The insurance industry saw an increase in employment with the addition of 8,500 jobs for the month of June, according to the latest employment numbers from the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics released earlier this month.  The insurance industry grew by 0.35% last month and now sits roughly at 2.43 million employed insurance workers. Over […]

July 29, 2014 | By More
Insurance Industry Set To Experience A Major Talent Gap

Insurance Industry Set To Experience A Major Talent Gap

In less than a decade, the insurance industry is set to experience a major talent drought when a large portion of baby boomers retire. According to Insurance Business America, one-quarter of the insurance workforce is set to retire by 2018.  The Bureau of Labor Statistics anticipates over 200,000 new jobs within the insurance industry by […]

June 26, 2014 | By More
InsuranceJobs.com Reacts to Affordable Care Act’s Effect on Insurance Employment

InsuranceJobs.com Reacts to Affordable Care Act’s Effect on Insurance Employment

Leading Insurance Career Site, InsuranceJobs.com Shares Employment Trends from the Insurance Industry Over the past year, health and medical direct insurance carriers have seen employment gains unheard of in the insurance industry.   According to Property Casualty 360, a reported 1,200 positions were added to the health insurance subsector in March alone and a reported 19,300 […]

May 30, 2014 | By More
Insurance Industry Reports High Yields

Insurance Industry Reports High Yields

Last year marked one of the most profitable years for the insurance industry since the economic downturn in 2008.  According to Property Casualty 360 the net income for insurers in 2013 was $63.8 billion.  That’s up from $35.1 billion in 2012.  These numbers cover property and casualty insurers in the private industry.   Largely responsible for […]

April 28, 2014 | By More
Cold Weather Will Lead to Employment Gains in 2014

Cold Weather Will Lead to Employment Gains in 2014

Leading Insurance Career Site, InsuranceJobs.com Shares Employment Trends in the Insurance Industry. It’s no secret that a particularly cold winter across the U.S. has kept insurers extremely busy.  InsuranceJobs.com shares the employment trends throughout the insurance industry that have been affected by the unseasonably cold winter.   The Insurance Information Institute estimates a total of $2 Billion in […]

April 3, 2014 | By More
Technology to take Big Hold on Insurance Industry in 2014

Technology to take Big Hold on Insurance Industry in 2014

As technology becomes a top priority for insurance companies’ bottom-line, more and more insurers must become tech savvy to maintain a competitive advantage.  Insurers are employing analytical and mobile technologies more than ever in 2014.  According to Property Casualty 360, an overwhelming 92 percent of insurance CEO’s believe their revenues will increase over the next three […]

February 12, 2014 | By More
Insurance Sector Rounds Out 2013 With Significant Job Growth

Insurance Sector Rounds Out 2013 With Significant Job Growth

InsuranceJobs.com feels that the insurance industry got off to a rocky start in the beginning of 2013 but by the end of the year the industry saw considerable in insurance job growth. InsuranceJobs.com, the leading insurance employment website for insurance professionals, offers our opinion and overview of key employment trends in the insurance industry for December 2013 based […]

January 22, 2014 | By More
November 2013 Employment Trends for Insurance Industry

November 2013 Employment Trends for Insurance Industry

InsuranceJobs.com, the leading insurance employment website for insurance professionals, offers an overview of key employment trends in the insurance industry for November 2013 based on preliminary statistics reported by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in the monthly Employment Situation Economic Release. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released a report December 6, 2013 announcing a .24 percent […]

December 18, 2013 | By More