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  • Independent Insurance Adjuster


    An independent insurance adjuster acts on behalf of an insurer in investigating and adjusting claims arising under insurance contracts issued by the insurer.

    Licensing Requirements:

    A prospective licensee must file an application with the NYS Department of Financial Services in order to become licensed to act in New York State as an independent insurance adjuster.

    Licenses Issued and Active:

    As of September 7, 2012, there were 15,534 active licenses for this occupation.

    Licensing Authority:

    NYS Department of Financial Services
    Applications and Licensing
    One Commerce Plaza
    Albany, New York 12257

    Standard Occupational Classification:

    13-1031 - Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
    To learn more about this occupation search the Occupational Information Network (O*Net).


    Fees stated and other information contained in this report are subject to change. Please contact the licensing authority listed above for the most current information.

    This page was last updated on 11/1/12.

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