Insurance Jobs

June 2009
Best's Review;Jun2009, Vol. 110 Issue 2, p18
Trade Publication
The article offers information on developments related to insurance jobs in the U.S. It mentions that the Bureau of Statistics has released a data which revealed that the insurance sector payroll have dropped consecutively in a period of six months which resulted to the loss of around 4,000 jobs. It presents charts which showed the average weekly earnings of people in the sector and of the industry's segments.


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