Actuaries are most often employed by the Insurance carriers industry. The average yearly wage for Actuaries was $146,463 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Actuaries by wage are Aircraft pilots & flight engineers, Personal financial advisors, and Petroleum, mining & geological engineers, including mining safety engineers.
Actuaries are part of the Computer & mathematical occupations, along with Computer systems analysts, Information security analysts, Computer and information research scientists, Computer support specialists, Computer network architects, and 11 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Actuaries are Des Moines City PUMA, IA, Lake View & Lincoln Park PUMA, IL, and West Hartford, Farmington, Simsbury, Bloomfield, Avon & Canton Towns PUMA, CT. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Actuaries are Des Moines City PUMA, IA, Fort Wayne City (South) PUMA, IN, and West Hartford, Farmington, Simsbury, Bloomfield, Avon & Canton Towns PUMA, CT.