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Average Salary for Auto-Owners Insurance Company Employees

A salary of $50K annually is the median rate at Auto-Owners Insurance Company. The most important factor affecting pay for Auto-Owners Insurance Company employees is how long you've been working, though geography and what you do at the company play a role as well. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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How This Employer Pays

Auto-Owners Insurance Company typically pays:
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Employer: Auto-Owners Insurance Company
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Software Developer (4)
$41,472 - $74,605  
[-]Software Developer (4)
Salary$40,918 - $68,851  
Bonus$447.39 - $4,712  
Profit Disbursement$643 - $7,735  
Total Pay$41,472 - $74,605  
[+]Insurance Underwriter, Commercial Property (4)
$32,002 - $59,954  
[+]Insurance Underwriter, Commercial Property (4)
Salary$32,062 - $56,932  
Bonus$529 - $5,781  
Profit Disbursement$509 - $5,896  
Total Pay$32,002 - $59,954  
[+]Marketing Representative (3)
$30,378 - $82,512  
[+]Marketing Representative (3)
Salary$31,783 - $68,880  
Bonus$2,092 - $18,879  
Profit Disbursement$786 - $9,314  
Total Pay$30,378 - $82,512  
[+]Claims Representative (3)
$24,755 - $53,472  
[+]Claims Representative (3)
Salary$26,399 - $49,968  
Bonus$138.90 - $2,989  
Total Pay$24,755 - $53,472  
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XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 53

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Years of Experience

Average pay is around $46K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (35 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $42K annually on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $68K per year) can be spotted in Montgomery, Ala.; the company's headquarter city of Lansing, Mich. ($50K), Columbia, Mo. ($49K), and Traverse City, Mich. (about $43K) are the next top-paying cities. At approximately $42K, Charlotte, N.C. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Auto-Owners Insurance Company workers in Alabama earn the most — around $68K annually on average.


Software Developers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $53K per year; Claims Adjusters, Field Representatives, and Marketing Representatives also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $52K, $49K, and $48K, respectively. Earning only about $35K on average, Claim Representatives make less than most people in the company.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $48K annually for Licensed Claims Adjusters; non-accredited workers make much less. The best paid folks at Auto-Owners Insurance Company have a Bachelor's Degree, earning around $46K per year.


The highest-paying skill to have may be SQL; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $75K annually. A garden variety skill at Auto-Owners Insurance Company is Customer Service; just under a third of Auto-Owners Insurance Company's people use it regularly. Many workers are also familiar with Claim Handling, Insurance, and Java.

Benefits and Perks

As part of compensation, Auto-Owners Insurance Company gives paid vacation to 44 percent and paid sick leave to 19 percent. Auto-Owners Insurance Company workers get plenty of help saving for their golden years, with retirement savings options such as a 401(k) plan, a company pension plan, and a defined benefit retirement plan. Auto-Owners Insurance Company provides health insurance to a large number of employees, and almost all workers do receive dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a defined benefit retirement plan.

Key Stats for Auto-Owners Insurance Company


29 %
71 %
$28,867 - $50,000
$38,637 - $54,637
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
$35,235 - $53,920
United States (change)

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