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Insurance Underwriters

in Massachusetts

Review individual applications for insurance to evaluate degree of risk involved and determine acceptance of applications.

Occupation Projection for Insurance Underwriters

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
132053  Insurance Underwriters 3,959 3,706 -253 -6.39 % 98 205 -25 278 Bachelor's degree 

Insurance Underwriters Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Finance and Insurance    3,880  98 % 3,630  98 % -250  -7 % $88,780
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities    2,710  69 % 2,490  67 % -220  -8 % $87,210
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities    840  21 % 830  22 % -10  -2 % $85,280
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
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