Category Archives: Actuary Employment

Obtaining Your Actuary License

There are two professional societies that will sponsor programs in order to lead to full professional status within the actuarial specialty:

Posted in Actuary Employment, Actuary Exams | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Nature of Actuary Career Work

Actuaries will make risk assessments of possible to probably occurring events, and then help to produce procedures for clients and businesses in order to minimize costs of the potential risks, should they occur. It’s for that reason that actuaries are … Continue reading

Posted in Actuary Employment | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Actuaries at Work and What They Do

The industry of insurance wouldn’t be able to function without actuaries, which is the reason why most actuaries work within that industry. An actuary will calculate the costs for assuming a risk, and then how much money to charge to … Continue reading

Posted in Actuary Employment | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Actuarial Science Entry-Level Requirements

An actuary is going to use their business, statistics and finance expertise in order to determine the probabilities of certain risks and events, for example any loss that would potentially affect their clients and/or employers negatively. Once they’ve analyzed the … Continue reading

Posted in Actuary Employment | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Actuarial Science Requirements

Actuarial science is used in both the finance and insurance industries and utilizes statistics and mathematics to make risk assessments, such as, an investments financial risk or death risk. Certification will take 8-10 years for completion and comes with the … Continue reading

Posted in Actuary Employment, Actuary Exams | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Actuarial Science Starting Salary Expectations

Getting an undergraduate degree in actuarial science will qualify the graduate to begin an actuarial career. An actuary will make calculations of high-risk events through the use of statistical probabilities. For the most part an actuary will work for large … Continue reading

Posted in Actuary Earnings, Actuary Employment | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Your Life as an Actuary

The majority of work for actuaries, at this time, will be in the careers that are associated with the insurance industry, however, there is also growing amounts of work within other fields as well. The reasons that actuaries are involved … Continue reading

Posted in Actuary Employment | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Preparing for a Career as an Actuary While You’re In College

If you’re interested in pursuing a career as an actuary, there are going to be things you can do in order to prepare for this career, and do so while you’re still in college.

Posted in Actuarial Schools, Actuary Employment | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Becoming an Insurance Actuary

An actuary analyzes data in order to make estimations on the likely probability and cost to a company of events, such as:

Posted in Actuary Employment | Tagged | Leave a comment