Insurance Agent Assistant Salary

Women make up the vast majority of Insurance Agent Assistants in the United States. The average pay in this industry is approximately $14.15 per hour. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Although over a third have medical coverage and slightly less than a third have dental coverage, the greater part claim no health benefits at all. The majority of Insurance Agent Assistants claim high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
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$23,226 - $50,565
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MEDIAN: $34,940
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$10.10 - $19.48
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Salary $23,226 - $50,565
Bonus $484.79 - $9,933
Commission $986 - $11,920
Total Pay (?
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$21,475 - $45,446
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 54
Hourly Data $0$39
Hourly Rate $10.10 - $19.48
Overtime $8.56 - $39.73
Annual Data $0$45K
Bonus $484.79 - $9,933
Commission $986 - $11,920
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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$21,475 - $45,446
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 116

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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

Insurance Agent Assistant Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Insurance Agent Assistant


Farmers Insurance Group leads the field in terms of pay, with a median salary of $28K.

Popular Skills for Insurance Agent Assistant


Professional skills reported by Insurance Agent Assistants are few in number. Those who have experience with Insurance, Customer Service, and Sales can expect to be compensated well for these skills. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Sales and Customer Service. Most people familiar with Customer Service also know 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: $31,192

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Home to some of the best pay for Insurance Agent Assistants, Chicago offers exceptional salaries, 30 percent above the national average.

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Key Stats for Insurance Agent Assistant

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Insurance Agent Assistant Salaries

▲9%

▲6%

▲5%

National Average
$31,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Insurance Agent Assistant Salaries

National Average
$31,000

▼1%


▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 29%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
no benefits
None: 62%
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