An Actuary is an individual that uses math, statistics and financial theory to measure, manage and reduce financial risk and uncertainty.
Actuarial Analyst, Pricing Actuary, Reserving Actuary
An actuary analyzes the financial consequences of risk. Actuaries use mathematics, statistics, and financial theory to study uncertain future events, especially those of concern to insurance and pension programs. They analyze statistical data, such as mortality, accident, sickness, disability, and retirement rates and construct probability tables to forecast risk and liability for payment of future benefits.
†*Salary level and education level may vary depending on position and individual employers.
Based on your level of experience, career opportunities in the actuarial field might include: Actuarial Analyst, Pricing Actuary, Reserving Actuary, and Actuarial Manager.
Want to know more about the actuarial field and how to put yourself on a path to success in the industry? Contact your advisor or one of our partner companies to learn more about potential career opportunities.