Wichita, KS (population: 374,803) has one insurance school within its city limits. Wichita Technical Institute has a total student population of 967. It is the 2771st highest ranked school in the USA and the 33rd highest in the state of Kansas (#1 is Southwestern College).
Insurance students from Wichita 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. In fact, in the Wichita area alone, there are 430 employed insurance sales agents earning an average salary of $46,110. Insurance appraisers, auto damage in this area earn $54,580/yr and there are 130 employed.
Wichita lies in Sedgwick county, which is one of the 67 counties in Kansas. Overall, the Wichita area has 295,670 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.3% unemployment rate, $18.81/hr average worker wage, and a $39,110 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.447 out of every 1000 jobs in Wichita are held by insurance appraisers, auto damage, and 1.456/1000 are held by insurance sales agents.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wichita Technical Institute ends up costing a student $20,903/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Wichita|
|North Newton||KS||-||1||30.3056||44||26.4 miles|
|El Dorado||KS||-||2||14.14||133||27.6 miles|
|Arkansas City||KS||-||1||16.4747||36||46.5 miles|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||69.4 miles|
|Great Bend||KS||-||1||20.0068||110||90.6 miles|