Career Outlook for Insurance Sales Agents

Also known as:  Health Insurance Sales Agent, Insurance Agent, Insurance Broker, Life Insurance Agent, Life Insurance Salesperson, Pension Agent
The overall job outlook for Insurance Sales Agent careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 11.54 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 1.92 percent per year. Demand for Insurance Sales Agents is expected to go up, with an expected 168,070 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 6.60 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Insurance Sales Agents in the following states
Florida 30,860
Texas 25,160
California 22,690
New York 18,260
Illinois 15,320
Pennsylvania 14,840
Ohio 13,340
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Insurance Sales Agents
Guam 30
Virgin Islands 50
District of Columbia 280
Alaska 410
Vermont 560
Wyoming 590
Hawaii 940