Actuaries are most often employed by the Insurance carriers industry. The average yearly wage for Actuaries was $155,072 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Actuaries by wage are Podiatrists, Petroleum, mining & geological engineers, including mining safety engineers, and Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents.
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 West Des Moines & Urbandale Cities PUMA, IA, West Hartford, Farmington, Simsbury, Bloomfield, Avon & Canton Towns PUMA, CT, and Cedar Rapids City PUMA, IA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Actuaries are West Hartford, Farmington, Simsbury, Bloomfield, Avon & Canton Towns PUMA, CT, Glastonbury, Newington, Wethersfield, Rocky Hill & Marlborough Towns PUMA, CT, and West Des Moines & Urbandale Cities PUMA, IA.