Washington Insurance Claims & Adjusters Stats

2017 Washington Insurance Adjuster Employment
Adjusters* Per Office Independent Ratio Management Ratio
11,966 9 1:3 1:7
SOURCES: The Claims Pages Adjuster Services Department      * In-State & Out-of-State Adjusters
2017 Washington Insurance Company Breakdown
Largest Adjuster Concentration Largest Number of Adjusters
Seattle - 302 Farmers Ins Grp
SOURCES: The Claims Pages Adjuster Services Department
2013 Washington Incurred Losses
Type of Loss Total Incurred Losses
Property / Casualty $4,953,601,000
Automotive $2,481,182,000
Homeowners $641,176,000
Commercial $1,720,758,000
Workers' Comp $12,987,000
TOTAL $9,809,704,000
SOURCES: SNL Financial LC. Insurance Information Institute. 2013.
Washington Tornadoes and Related Deaths
Total Tornado Count Related Fatalities
4 0
SOURCES: U.S. Department of Commerce, Storm Prediction Center, National Weather Service.
Washington Wildfire Count and Coverage
Total Wildfire Count Acres Burned
1,480 386,972
SOURCES: National Interagency Fire Center.
Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner
Mike Kreidler, Commissioner
PO Box 40255
Olympia, WA 98504
Phone: 360-725-7171
FIND SERVICE PROVIDERS
1,000,000+ COMPANY LISTINGS
Washington Quick Stats
The 2013 insurance company claims payments in Washington as measured by direct property/casualty incurred losses, were $5,000,000,000.
The insurance industry provided 52,121 jobs in Washington in 2013, according to the Department of Commerce. These jobs accounted for about $3,751,185,000 in compensation in Washington.
$5,828,000,000 of the Washington gross state product was contributed by the insurance industry, accounting for 1.5% of the GSP.
Direct premiums written by property/casualty insurance companies in Washington totaled $9,697,873,000 in 2013.
Life/health premiums in Washington totaled $10,763,000,000 in 2013 (including life insurance, annuities, accident and health insurance, deposit type funds and other considerations).
Life insurance claims and benefits payouts in Washington totaled $8,300,000,000 in 2013. Includes life insurance, death benefits, matured endowments, annuity benefits and other life insurance benefits. This does not include accident and health.
The Washington surplus lines market accounted for $684,800,000 in gross premiums written in 2013, according to a survey by Business Insurance.
Premium taxes paid by insurance companies in Washington totaled $436,118,000 in 2013.