Actuary earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Actuary salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alabama $80,346
Arkansas $81,110
California $114,290
Colorado $114,660
Connecticut $115,130
District of Columbia $126,060
Delaware $107,100
Florida $100,450
Georgia $106,020
Iowa $98,180
Idaho $90,270
Illinois $108,196
Indiana $93,010
Kansas $101,120
Massachusetts $100,970
Maryland $92,820
Maine $107,180
Michigan $80,350
Minnesota $101,190
Missouri $84,500
Mississippi $109,140
North Carolina $110,510
Nebraska $87,890
New Hampshire $116,790
New Jersey $101,280
New Mexico $70,120
Nevada $91,040
New York $131,510
Ohio $94,000
Oklahoma $76,140
Oregon $91,940
Pennsylvania $117,252
Puerto Rico $53,490
Rhode Island $92,730
Tennessee $93,500
Texas $93,670
Utah $52,830
Vermont $78,200
Washington $124,610
Wisconsin $97,180

How do actuary salaries compare to similar careers?

Actuaries earn 12% more than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make less than financial managers but more than consultants.

Career Median Salary
Financial manager salary $114K
Bank branch manager salary $105K
Actuary salary $108K
Statistician salary $91K
Financial advisor salary $81K
Operations research analyst salary $85K
Consultant salary $78K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)