Actuary salary in United States
How much does an Actuary make in the United States?
Average base salary
The average salary for a actuary is $112,699 per year in the United States. 2.5k salaries reported, updated at September 21, 2023
Salaries by years of experience in the United States
|Years of experience||Per year|
|Less than 1 year|
|1 to 2 years|
|3 to 5 years|
|6 to 9 years|
|More than 10 years|
Top companies for Actuaries in United States
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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Actuaries
Most common benefits for Actuaries
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Health insurance
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Parental leave
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
Salary satisfactionBased on 310 ratings
76% of Actuaries in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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Common questions about salaries for an Actuary
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What type of actuaries get paid the most?
The highest-paid actuaries are:
- Chief Actuaries
- Principal Actuaries
- Partner Actuaries
- Lead Consultants
- Investment Actuaries