Virginia Insurance Adjuster Licensing
Virginia does not license insurance adjusters. For Virginia residents wanting to become a licensed independent adjuster, a nonresident Designated Home State (DHS) License can be obtained from Texas. We have the courses you need to fulfill your licensing requirements.
Applicable Training Courses
The Texas All-Lines Pre-Licensing Course will prepare you to become licensed in Texas and all the states that offer reciprocity. Click here to learn more and register for this course.
Q. What Should I Do To Become a New Jersey Insurance Adjuster?
A. Get a Texas All-Lines Insurance Adjusters License with Texas as your “Designated Home State”. Since there is no such thing as a Virginia Insurance Adjuster License, you should get a license in a state such as Texas that allows you to get a “Designated Home State” license if you are from a state that offers no licensing.
Q. How do I become licensed in the state of Texas?
A. Here are the steps you need to take:
- Complete the Texas All-Lines Pre-Licensing Class
- Get fingerprints to submit with your application.
- Complete the Texas application choosing Texas as your “Designated Home State”.
- Submit the application to state with:
- State Fee: $50
- Class Completion Certificate from our online course
- Fingerprint Receipt
- Completed Application (See How To Fill Out License Application)
Q. How do I contact the Virginia State Corporation Commission?
A. Their contact info is as follows:
- By Mail: State Corporation Commission, Bureau of Insurance, State Corporation Commission, P.O. Box 1197, Richmond, Virginia 23218
- By Phone: 804-371-9741
- Online: https://www.scc.virginia.gov/
Being a Licensed Insurance Adjuster in Virginia
Licensed insurance adjusters in Virginia have an average salary of $48,000 – $67,000, according to ZipRecruiter. Experienced adjusters can command much higher salaries. Your salary will depend on how many cases you work, whether you work for an agency or independently, and how quickly you’re able to close one case and move on to the next.
Because of Virginia’s central location on the East Coast, you should expect to work a variety of weather-related claims stemming from winter storms, thunderstorms, tornadoes, and even hurricanes.
Virginia Insurance Adjuster Statistics
- Average Insurance Adjuster Salary (according to Glassdoor): $49,462
- Number of Insurance Adjusters in Virginia (according to Claims Pages): 15,528
- Total Incurred Losses in Virginia 2013 (most recent data available): $11,754,728,000
- Property/Casualty Damage: $5,654,725,000
- Total Wildfires: 736 (Acres Burned: 10,446)
- According to the Storm Prediction Center, Virginia sees an average of 18 tornadoes per year.
- According to gov, Virginia saw more than $515,000,000 in flood insurance claims.
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