ESTIMATED TO GROW BY 22% BY 2020
The insurance industry is one of the largest and most consistent industries in the United States and currently employees over 2.3 million people with 880,000 active insurance agents. Additionally, the insurance industry makes a substantial contribution to the United States economy and is second only to the banking industry as a source of investment funds. The US Department of Labor gives the insurance agent career a “faster than average” growth projection and is estimated to grow by 22% by 2020. The insurance industry adds 400,000 new insurance agents per year and is expected to increase to 500,000 per year by the year 2020.
THE FREEDOM TO SUCCEED
Some of the most popular features of an insurance career are flexible hours, aggressive management promotions, uncapped earning potential, residual income and unlimited market.