When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($100K annually) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; Madison, Wisc. ($77K), Minneapolis, Minn. (about $74K), and Denver, Colo. (approximately $63K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average (around $57K) in St. Louis, Mo., one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, American Family Insurance Group employees make the most in Wisconsin, earning $77K per year on average.
Insurance Agents are the best paid with the average salary hovering at around $85K annually; Senior Applications Engineers, Senior Claims Adjusters, and Claims Adjusters also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $76K, approximately $63K, and about $51K, respectively.
Years of Experience
Average pay is $65K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $50K annually. The largest slice of the American Family Insurance Group workforce (32 percent) has been working for 20 years or more and earns, on average, approximately $79K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified ScrumMasters earn $98K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Earning a Project Management Professional certification garners significant financial rewards of $91K per year on average. Employees who have a Bachelor's Degree make the most here, hauling in $71K annually.
When it comes to skills, Microsoft Excel seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of about $83K per year. Customer Service is a popular skill in the American Family Insurance Group workforce; close to a sixth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Some other standard skills here are Claim Handling, Project Management, and Data Analysis.
Benefits and Perks
A lucky few (37 percent) are fortunate enough to be compensated for both vacation and sick time. Quite a few retirement plans are on offer at American Family Insurance Group, including a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. American Family Insurance Group provides health insurance to a majority of survey participants, and the larger part of survey participants do receive dental coverage. American Family Insurance Group employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, a casual working environment, and flexible hours.