Registered Migration Australia
An insurance agent represents insurance companies in selling insurance to clients. Registration or licensing is required. In Australia an insurance agent is a Skill Level 3 occupation.
Insurance Agent Occupation Lists
This occupation is on the following skill list:
This occupation is not on the following skills list:
The job of an insurance agent in Australia is to represent insurance companies in selling insurance to clients.
Most occupations in the insurance agent unit group (Group 6112) have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)
In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)
At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
Registration or licensing is required in Australia as an insurance agent.
Occupations within the Insurance Agent Group
Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.
The average salary for an Insurance Agent in Australia is $ 93,846 for male employees and $ 62,921 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 37.6 Females: 36.3 Persons: 36.9
Source: www.abs.gov.au (Group 6112) Insurance agents - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016
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