INSURANCE CARRIERS AND RELATED ACTIVITIES EMPLOYMENT BY STATE, 2008-2009
  Number of employees 
State 2008 2009
Alabama 34,631 34,311
Alaska 2,590 (1)
Arizona 49,632 48,690
Arkansas 18,674 18,704
California 295,996 286,332
Colorado 50,070 49,373
Connecticut 75,104 73,524
Delaware 9,282 8,948
D.C. 3,578 3,569
Florida 180,968 173,894
Georgia 88,009 86,511
Hawaii 9,791 9,852
Idaho 11,982 11,613
Illinois 142,736 139,707
Indiana 58,848 57,515
Iowa 55,667 53,719
Kansas 33,779 33,763
Kentucky 36,521 36,308
Louisiana 31,667 31,255
Maine 13,470 13,238
Maryland 46,379 45,585
Massachusetts 78,832 78,206
Michigan 74,932 72,628
Minnesota 74,925 75,205
Mississippi 18,174 18,075
Missouri 61,734 60,799
Montana 8,543 8,580
Nebraska 33,734 33,211
Nevada 15,844 15,427
New Hampshire 16,252 15,843
New Jersey 93,160 92,165
New Mexico 11,055 11,042
New York 185,455 179,625
North Carolina 69,533 69,049
North Dakota 9,860 9,761
Ohio 126,937 126,340
Oklahoma 30,101 29,618
Oregon 33,974 33,039
Pennsylvania 144,247 143,448
Rhode Island 11,290 11,065
South Carolina 38,725 38,399
South Dakota 10,376 10,325
Tennessee 57,949 57,710
Texas 219,949 217,236
Utah 23,063 22,333
Vermont 4,971 4,910
Virginia 56,653 55,167
Washington 50,810 49,365
West Virginia 12,656 12,242
Wisconsin 80,946 80,410
Wyoming 3,246 (1)
United States 2,907,300 2,853,400

(1) 2009 data are not available for this state, but an estimate is included in the countrywide total.

Note: Does not match data shown elsewhere due to the use of different surveys.

Source: Regional Economic Information System, Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce.