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Insurance Sales Washington DC

Insurance sales agents work in insurance sales to sell insurance to companies and individuals. They may sell life insurance, health insurance or property insurance. Insurance sales agents generate sales leads, explain different insurance policies, and quote insurance rates. See below for staffing agencies and job search companies in Washington, DC who can help you break into the insurance industry.

The Affiliates
(202) 626-0120
1201 F St Nw
Washington, DC

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Enlightened, Inc.
(202) 783-4655
666 11th Street NW
Washington, DC
Main Industries / Positions
Information Technology

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Officeteam
(202) 626-0130
1201 F St NW
Washington, DC

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Unique International
(202) 887-0777
1625 K St Nw # 900
Washington, DC

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Whitman Associates
(202) 659-2111
1712 I St Nw # 200
Washington, DC

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Doug Munro
(202) 962-0595
707 H Street Northwest
Washington, DC

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Case Recruiters
(512) 853-9070
20217 Bellerive Drive
Washington, DC

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Enterprising Staffing Services
(202) 232-4830
614S Street Northwest
Washington D.C., DC

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Union Labor Life Insurance Co.
(202) 682-6673
111 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington D.C., DC

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The Midtown Group Inc. dba Midtown Personnel Inc.
(202) 887-4747
900 7th St NW Ste 725
Washington, DC
Type of Service
temporary, long-term, temporary/part time, part time, payroll

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Career Profile for Insurance Sales Agents

Career Overview

Sell life, property, casualty, health, automotive, or other types of insurance. May refer clients to independent brokers, work as independent broker, or be employed by an insurance company.

Career Outlook

Employment is expected to grow about as fast as average for all occupations. Opportunities will be best for college graduates who have sales ability, excellent interpersonal skills, and expertise in a wide range of insurance and financial services.

Employment change. Employment of insurance sales agents is expected to increase by 12 percent over the 2008–18 period, which is about as fast as average for all occupations. Future demand for insurance sales agents depends largely on the variety of financial products and volume of sales. Sales of health insurance, long-term-care insurance, and other comprehensive financial planning services designed specifically for the elderly are expected to rise sharply as the population ages. In addition, a growing population will increase demand for insurance for automobiles, homes, and high-priced valuables and equipment. As new businesses emerge and existing firms expand their insurance coverage, sales of commercial insurance also should increase, including coverage such as product liability, workers' compensation, employee benefits, and pollution liability insurance.

Employment of agents will not keep up with the rising level of insurance sales, however. Many insurance carriers are trying to contain costs and are shedding their captive agents—those agents working directly for insurance carriers. Instead carriers are relying more on independent agents or brokers.

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