Actuary salary in the United States

Average salary
$132,000/yr
Based on 4,428 income tax records
$63,500
$349,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$81K
 
$121K
 
$163K
 
$182K
 
$181K
$63,500
$349,000
How much do Actuaries make?
The average total salary for a Actuary is $132,000 per year. This is based on data from 4,428 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Actuary and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Actuary salary can vary between $63,500 to $349,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Actuary salary by location

Actuary salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Liberty Mutual Insurance, King County, WA
19 income tax records
$198,000/yr
$137K – $254K
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Milliman, Waukesha County, WI
12 income tax records
$197,000/yr
$81K – $481K
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Milliman Financial Risk Manageme, Cook County, IL
13 income tax records
$181,500/yr
$115K – $573K
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Prudential Financial, Essex County, NJ
12 income tax records
$167,500/yr
$109K – $313K
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Deloitte, Cook County, IL
11 income tax records
$163,500/yr
$100K – $262K
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United Services Automobile Association, Bexar County, TX
19 income tax records
$161,500/yr
$58K – $372K
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Rga Enterprise Services, St. Louis County, MO
20 income tax records
$161,000/yr
$99K – $277K
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New York Life Insurance, New York County, NY
14 income tax records
$160,000/yr
$98K – $350K
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American Family Mutual Insurance, Dane County, WI
12 income tax records
$158,000/yr
$124K – $185K
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Pacific Life Insurance Company, Orange County, CA
26 income tax records
$148,500/yr
$105K – $316K
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The Nassau Companies Of New York, Hartford County, CT
12 income tax records
$147,000/yr
$91K – $226K
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PwC, Cook County, IL
13 income tax records
$146,500/yr
$78K – $206K
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State Farm, McLean County, IL
33 income tax records
$145,000/yr
$92K – $328K
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Mutual Of Omaha Insurance, Douglas County, NE
20 income tax records
$141,000/yr
$88K – $316K
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Ernst & Young, New York County, NY
11 income tax records
$138,500/yr
$78K – $251K
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Symetra Financial Corp, King County, WA
12 income tax records
$125,500/yr
$71K – $181K
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The Hartford, Hartford County, CT
29 income tax records
$122,500/yr
$77K – $246K
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Allstate Insurance Company, Cook County, IL
19 income tax records
$121,500/yr
$78K – $205K
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Protective, Jefferson County, AL
12 income tax records
$120,500/yr
$75K – $234K
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Principal Financial Services, Polk County, IA
10 income tax records
$119,500/yr
$57K – $274K
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Humana, Jefferson County, KY
36 income tax records
$118,000/yr
$76K – $252K
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Optum, Hennepin County, MN
14 income tax records
$118,000/yr
$75K – $237K
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GEICO, Montgomery County, MD
17 income tax records
$116,500/yr
$71K – $256K
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American General Life Insurance, Harris County, TX
29 income tax records
$116,500/yr
$76K – $192K
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John Hancock, Suffolk County, MA
14 income tax records
$112,500/yr
$74K – $169K
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Transamerica Life Insurance Co, Linn County, IA
22 income tax records
$112,000/yr
$75K – $240K
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Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co, Franklin County, OH
32 income tax records
$111,000/yr
$63K – $255K
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Cigna, Philadelphia County, PA
12 income tax records
$108,500/yr
$84K – $240K
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Aon, Cook County, IL
18 income tax records
$107,500/yr
$72K – $313K
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Health Care Service Corp, Cook County, IL
16 income tax records
$101,500/yr
$69K – $179K
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Allianz Life Insurance, Hennepin County, MN
18 income tax records
$101,000/yr
$74K – $524K

Actuary demographics in United States

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44% are single
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56% are married
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39% have kids
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61% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Actuaries in United States

4,428 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a actuary in the United States is $132,000 per year. Actuary salaries in the United States can vary between $63,500 to $349,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 4,428 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as actuary.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for actuaries in the United States: Liberty Mutual Insurance ($198,000 a year), Milliman ($197,000 a year), and Milliman Financial Risk Manageme ($181,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for actuaries in the United States: Bridgeport Metro Area, CT ($192,500 a year), Trenton Metro Area, NJ ($186,500 a year), and Springfield Metro Area, MA ($173,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.