Actuaries are most often employed by the Insurance carriers & related activities industry. The average yearly wage for Actuaries was $150,680 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Actuaries by wage are Architectural & engineering managers, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, and Economists.
Actuaries are part of the Computer & mathematical occupations, along with Computer & information research scientists, Computer systems analysts, Information security analysts, Computer programmers, Web developers, Software developers, applications & systems software, Database administrators, Network & computer systems administrators, Computer network architects, Computer support specialists, Other Computer Occupations, Actuaries, Operations research analysts, and Miscellaneous mathematical science occupations, including mathematicians & statisticians
The top 3 locations that employ the most Actuaries are Hartford County (North) PUMA, CT, Jersey City (North) PUMA, NJ, and West Hartford, Farmington, Simsbury, Bloomfield, Avon & Canton Towns PUMA, CT. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Actuaries are Hartford County (North) PUMA, CT, Jersey City (North) PUMA, NJ, and West Hartford, Farmington, Simsbury, Bloomfield, Avon & Canton Towns PUMA, CT.