Next Stop, New Career: Explore Our Updated Career Pathways
Considering a career in insurance? You’re in luck. There are a wide variety of opportunities to explore. Our 30 recently updated career pathways give you details on each in-demand profession. Information includes daily responsibilities,educational requirements, important skills, average salaries and more. Reading through pathways that sound interesting to you allows you to determine if you would be a good fit for a new and exciting insurance career.
A major benefit of considering an insurance career, such as those shown in the career pathways, is that these opportunities are all in-demand throughout Ohio. Insurance employers are looking for candidates like you to keep their companies thriving. The insurance industry is one of the largest employers in Ohio, employing more than 108,000 workers at 245 insurance companies across the state. The Ohio Development Services Agency says "Ohio ranks 7th in the country in insurance industry employment according to the Insurance Information Institute and the U.S. Department of Commerce."
Not only are these jobs in demand but they also come with competitive salaries. Of these 30 career pathways the average salary is $64,546. If you find a career that interests you, the career pathway will provide information about educational requirements for each average level of pay in Ohio, and certifications that can help you advance to that next pay bracket.
In addition to the demand and competitive pay rates of insurance careers, the variety of insurance careers available is also far wider than most expect. A career you were already considering may be available in insurance, such as marketing manager, IT specialist, or human resource generalist.
You may find interest in insurance specific careers as well. Underwriters, loss control specialists, or claims adjusters are just a few positions that may align with your skillset and interests.
Check out the below careers pathways for detailed information on 30 in-demand jobs in the insurance industry!