An Actuary in Des Moines, Iowa earns an average salary of $71,997 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Financial Analysis, Financial Modeling, and Microsoft Excel.

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About Des Moines, Iowa

Polk County, Iowa
210,317
Male:
103,726 (49.3%)
Female:
106,591 (50.7%)
Des Moines /dᵻˈmɔɪn/ is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Iowa. It is also the county seat of Polk County. A small portion of the city extends into Warren County. It was incorporated on September 22, 1851, as Fort Des Moines, which was shortened to "Des Moines" in 1857. It is located on and named after the Des Moines River, which likely was adapted from the French colonial name, Rivière des Moines, meaning "River of the Monks." The city's population was 203,433 as of the 2010 census. The five-county metropolitan area is ranked 91st in terms of population in the United States with 599,789 residents according to the 2013 estimate by the United States Census Bureau. Des Moines is a major center of the U.S. insurance industry and has a sizable financial services and publishing business base. The city was credited as the "number one...
Des Moines:
$49,072
Iowa:
$54,736
$781
Des Moines:
$119,500
Iowa:
$136,100
5.3%

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Key Stats for Actuary

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Less than 1 year
43%
1-4 years
29%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
14%
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Skills That Affect Actuary Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 63%

Financial Modeling
up arrow 60%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 55%

National Average
$75,000

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
43%
1-4 years
29%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None:
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