The average salary for an Insurance Broker in Canada is C$44,400.
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Job Description for Insurance Broker
Insurance brokers often work as agents of large insurance companies or independently; in either case, they work directly with clients and must have necessary licenses in their states of employment. Insurance brokers provide insurance quotes via phone, online, or in-person. They must assess consumers’ individual needs prior to providing quotes and may need to conduct valuations of properties or businesses to be insured. They may also take photographs, obtain inspection reports, and compare cov…Read more
Insurance Broker Tasks
- May refer clients to independent brokers, work as independent broker, or be employed by an insurance company.
- Sell life, property, casualty, health, automotive, or other types of insurance.
Popular Employer Salaries for Insurance Broker
The top respondents for the job title Insurance Broker are from the companies Hub International, Inc., Canada Brokerlink Inc. and Western Financial Group. Reported salaries are highest at Aon Reed Stenhouse Inc. where the average pay is C$51,291. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Westland Insurance and Canada Brokerlink Inc., earning around C$50,421 and C$47,304, respectively. Hub International, Inc. pays the lowest at around C$37,373. Westland Ltd. and Western Financial Group also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying C$41,175 and C$41,446, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Insurance Broker
Skills in Commercial are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Relations, Sales, Customer Service and Insurance.
Pay by Experience Level for Insurance Broker
An entry-level Insurance Broker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$35,640 based on 328 salaries. An early career Insurance Broker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$39,285 based on 972 salaries. A mid-career Insurance Broker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$45,270 based on 641 salaries. An experienced Insurance Broker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$48,855 based on 582 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$51,451.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Insurance Broker in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 18.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Ottawa, Ontario (12.2% more) and Edmonton, Alberta (11.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (9.5% less).
Years of Experience
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