Missouri Insurance Adjuster Licensing
Missouri does not license insurance adjusters. For Missouri 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 Missouri 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 Missouri 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 Missouri Department of Insurance?
A. Their contact info is as follows:
- By Mail: Missouri Department of Insurance, 301 W. High St., Room 530, Jefferson City, MO 65101
- By Phone: 573-751-4126
- By Email: Licensing@insurance.mo.gov
- Online: https://insurance.mo.gov/
Being a Licensed Insurance Adjuster in Missouri
The average salary of a new insurance adjuster in Missouri is about $42,000 to $49,000, according to Indeed and Salary.Com. This can be expected to increase as the adjuster earns more experience and cultivates a good reputation in the field. Independent adjusters tend to make more.
As an adjuster in Missouri, you should be prepared to investigate weather-damaged areas that have been flooded, ravaged by tornadoes, or damaged by hail and thunderstorms.
Missouri Insurance Adjuster Statistics
- Average Insurance Adjuster Salary(according to Glassdoor): $49,462
- Number of Insurance Adjusters in Missouri (according to Claims Pages): 14,892
- Total Incurred Losses in Missouri 2019: $10,857,321,000
- Property/Casualty Damage: $5,302,132,000
- Total Wildfires: 105 (Acres Burned: 5,607)
- According to Ground Zero Shelters, Missouri sees an average of 45 tornadoes per year.
2021 Training Has Everything You Need from Start to Finish
When you’ve made the decision to become a licensed insurance adjuster in Texas, 2021 is here to help you get started! A Texas All-Lines Insurance Adjuster License will allow you to work in multiple states, including Missouri, giving you more opportunities for experience and income. Call or go online to enroll today!