When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $100K per year) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; Madison, Wisc. (approximately $76K), Minneapolis, Minn. ($74K), and Denver, Colo. ($73K) are the next top-paying cities. St. Louis, Mo. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging around $57K. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Wisconsin, where the average salary is $76K annually.
The highest paychecks go to Insurance Agents, who earn an average about $85K per year, closely trailed by Senior Applications Engineers ($76K), Senior Claims Adjusters ($63K), and Claims Adjusters (approximately $50K).
Years of Experience
Average pay is $65K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make around $51K per year on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of American Family Insurance Group employees (29 percent) have 20 years or more of experience and earn approximately $79K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to about $98K per year for Certified ScrumMasters, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Acquiring certification to be a Project Management Professional is rewarded with median pay of $91K annually. The best paid folks at American Family Insurance Group have a Bachelor's Degree, earning $71K per year.
Employees who count Project Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $83K annually. Claim Handling is a popular skill among American Family Insurance Group workers, with one in six of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Key skills also include Customer Service, Data Analysis, and Microsoft Excel.
Benefits and Perks
Just 42 percent receive paid time off. Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; American Family Insurance Group sponsors various plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. American Family Insurance Group provides health insurance to a majority of respondents, and the larger part of respondents do receive dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at American Family Insurance Group are life insurance, flexible hours, and a casual working environment.