Insurance Agent Assistant Salary

Insurance Agent Assistants in the United States are largely women. The group as a whole has a nationwide average of $13.68 per hour for pay. Career duration and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. While some workers in this profession — more than half — do not have any health coverage, approximately one-third do receive medical benefits and nearly one-fourth have dental insurance. The majority of Insurance Agent Assistants claim high levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
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$23,784 - $50,449
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MEDIAN: $34,817
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$9.97 - $18.27
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$23,784 - $50,449  
   
Bonus
$199.33 - $3,490  
Commission
$2,035  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,338 - $42,427  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 55
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.97 - $18.27  
   
Overtime
$19.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$199.33 - $3,490  
   
Commission
$2,035  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,338 - $42,427  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 121

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Job Description for Insurance Agent Assistant

Insurance agent assistants provide administrative support to the insurance agent on a day-to-day basis. Occasionally, they support multiple agents at once. Responsibilities include receiving phone calls and walk-ins from clients, processing customer service requests, and building and maintaining the commission database. The insurance agent assistant also plays a role in completing insurance applications and managing customer files. The insurance agent assistant's work schedule varies depending on the needs of the employer, although these individuals typically work full time during regular business hours. Work is carried out in an office setting, though visits to clients are sometimes required. Insurance agent assistants should be prepared to take many requests throughout the workday and be able to follow directions very closely with minimal supervision.

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Insurance Agent Assistant Tasks

  • Establish new claims and file accordingly.
  • Provide clerical and administrative support as needed.
  • Review documents for completeness and accuracy

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Popular Employer Salaries for Insurance Agent Assistant


For Insurance Agent Assistants, comfortable salaries can be found at Farmers Insurance Group; in fact, median earnings sit around $28K, the highest in the area.

Popular Skills for Insurance Agent Assistant


Insurance Agent Assistants report a focused set of job skills. Those who have experience with Insurance, Customer Service, and Sales can expect to be compensated well for these skills. For most people, competency in Customer Service indicates knowledge of Sales.

Pay by Experience Level for Insurance Agent Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Insurance Agent Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Insurance Agent Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 106 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Insurance Agent Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Insurance Agent Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 42 salaries. An Insurance Agent Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 19 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $30,167

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Home to some of the best pay for Insurance Agent Assistants, Chicago offers exceptional salaries, 34 percent above the national average.

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Key Stats for Insurance Agent Assistant

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Insurance Agent Assistant Salaries

▲12%

▲10%

▲9%

National Average
$30,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Insurance Agent Assistant Salaries

▲2%

National Average
$30,000


▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 32%
dental benefits
Dental: 26%
vision benefits
Vision: 23%
no benefits
None: 66%