Pct. increase in male participation
: 36% Pct. male in 2000
: 12.6% Pct. male in 2011
: 17.1% Median hourly income
Insurance claims and policy processing clerks handle new insurance policies and make modifications to existing policies and claim forms. In 2000, only 12.6% of these positions were held by men. More than a decade later, this proportion has increased to 17.1%. Insurance claims clerks have median annual salary of $35,210, and the highest educational degree typically required is a high school diploma. According to the BLS, the number of such clerks is expected to grow 9% between 2010 and 2020.
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