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Insurance Sales Agent Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$64,011 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Insurance Sales Agent is $64,011 a year and $31 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Insurance Sales Agent is between $37,248 and $80,684. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Insurance Sales Agent. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Sells insurance to new and current clients.
  • Compiles lists of prospective clients to provide leads for additional business.
  • Calls prospective clients and explains features and merits of policies offered.
  • Proposes amount and type of coverage based on analysis of prospect's circumstances, and utilizing persuasive sales techniques.
Insurance Sales Agent Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Insurance Sales Agents

Job family population: 386,320

Estimated population of Insurance Sales Agent jobs: 138,480

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Insurance Sales Agent Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Remote Health Insurance Sales Agent - Free Leads
Jun 10
Chicago, IL, USA
Ideal Concepts
Sales technology solution to streamline the sales process: * Private Health Insurance Exchange * Proprietary Customer Relations Manager (CRM) * Predictive dialer, automated emailing & voicemails ...
Insurance Sales Agent
Jun 18
Bensenville, IL, USA
Insure One
... Agent. Insure One offers a paid training and licensing program. The course we use to prepare our ... Through these offices, our Agents serve as a direct sales and customer service outlet for the ...
Life Insurance Sales, Med Sup, High Comp, $100K First Year
Jun 24
Chicago, IL, USA
BlueRock Agency
We have perfected an agent sales model that allows new agents to actually earn a six-figure income ... We only meet with people who are interested in our insurance products who have requested ...
NEED HELP NOW!!! Life Insurance Sales
Jun 25
Chicago, IL, USA
The ABN Financial Group
Average closing rate for a new agent: 55% * Average income per sale for a new agent: $550 ... Our fifteen grade A insurance carriers offer the best products that the insurance industry has to ...
Life Insurance Sales Agent
Jun 7
Chicago, IL, USA
This allows you to be the first and last agent in the door of the client. We also pay high contract rates (we will not get beat on comp)! Here are the perks of our program: Highest Contract Levels ...
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