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Employers of Actuarial Science majors in the U.S.

Actuaries analyze the financial costs of risk and uncertainty. They use mathematics, statistics, and financial theory to assess the risk that an event will occur and they help businesses and clients develop policies that minimize the cost of that risk. Actuaries’ work is essential to the insurance industry. Most actuaries work full time in an office setting. Actuaries who work as consultants may frequently travel to meet with clients. Actuaries need a bachelor’s degree and must pass a series of exams to become certified professionals. They must have a strong background in mathematics, statistics, and business. The median annual wage for actuaries was $93,680 in May 2012. Employment of actuaries is projected to grow 26 percent from 2012 to 2022, much faster than the average for all occupations. Actuaries will be needed to develop, price, and evaluate a variety of insurance products and calculate the costs of new risks.

Analyze statistical data, such as mortality, accident, sickness, disability, and retirement rates and construct probability tables to forecast risk and liability for payment of future benefits. May ascertain insurance rates required and cash reserves necessary to ensure payment of future benefits.

Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
Review settled claims to determine that payments and settlements are made in accordance with company practices and procedures. Confer with legal counsel on claims requiring litigation. May also settle insurance claims.

Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage
Appraise automobile or other vehicle damage to determine repair costs for insurance claim settlement. Prepare insurance forms to indicate repair cost or cost estimates and recommendations. May seek agreement with automotive repair shop on repair costs.

Insurance Sales Agents
Sell life, property, casualty, health, automotive, or other types of insurance. May refer clients to independent brokers, work as an independent broker, or be employed by an insurance company.

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

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MetLife Insurance Company USA
The HHC Foundation of New York City Inc
United Services Automobile Association
Fringe Benefit Resources
Independence Health Group, Inc.
Aetna Inc.
Sun Healthcare Group, Inc.
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company
Ace Group Holdings, Inc.
Connecticut General Corporation
St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Company
AON Solutions, Inc.
American International Group, Inc.
Wellchoice, Inc
Onebeacon Insurance Company
City of New York
Employees Retirement System
Cdmi, Llc.
American Manufacturers Mutual Insurance Company
Uc Health, Llc.
Payroll Management Inc
Hartford Insurance Co of Illinois
Hartford Financial Svcs Group
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida, Inc.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
The Allstate Corporation
The Prudential Insurance Company of America
Medical University of South Carolina
New York Life Insurance Company
New York Life
Prudential Financial, Inc.
Swiss Reinsurance America Corporation
Mutual of Omaha Insurance Company
Bluecross Blueshield of Tennessee, Inc.
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rochester
Blue Cross
Mercury Insurance Services L.L.C.
CNA Foundation
Tri State Business Systems, Inc.
Healthcare Service Corporation
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
General Health System Management, Inc.
Allstate Insurance Company
American Family Life Assurance Co of Columbus
Servicelink Nls, LLC
Black Knight Financial Services, LLC
Lincoln National Risk Management Inc
Innovation Health Plan, Inc.
Conseco Variable Insurance Company
Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company
The Allstate Corporation
The Allstate Corporation
The Allstate Corporation
Hartford Fire Insurance Company (inc)
Farmers Insurance Co of Arizona
Farmers Insurance
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