Macon, GA (population: 94,286) has two insurance schools within its city limits. American Professional Institute, the highest ranked school in the city with an insurance program, has a total student population of 1,299. It is the 4246th highest ranked school in the USA and the 93rd highest in the state of Georgia (#1 is Emory University).
Insurance students from Macon schools who go on to become insurance agents, insurance brokers, insurance consultants, insurance managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 10,960 people working as insurance appraisers, auto damage alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $56,180. Also, Insurance sales agents make on average $61,330 per year and there are about 325,710 of them employed in the US today.
Macon lies in Bibb county, which is one of the 106 counties in Georgia. Overall, the Macon area has 95,530 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2% unemployment rate, $17/hr average worker wage, and a $36,140 average annual salary.
Of the 2 insurance schools in Macon, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, American Professional Institute comes out as the most expensive ($13,342/yr) for insurance students, with Central Georgia Technical College as the lowest, reported at only $5,106/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Macon|
|Warner Robins||GA||64,183||3||21.3509||61||16.0 miles|
|Fort Valley||GA||-||1||21.9471||51||23.8 miles|
|East Point||GA||43,748||1||19.2965||19||74.1 miles|
|North Atlanta||GA||51,827||0||-||0||80.5 miles|
|Phenix City||AL||-||1||9.50663||23||82.1 miles|