​​​​Actuary

Actuaries (or actuarial statisticians) apply statistics to access risk in financial and insurance institutions.

Employers:
Consulting Firms
Governments
Insurance Industry
Private Corporations

Qualifications/Preferred Skills:
To become an actuary, you must have a bachelor's degree and pass the preliminary exams. Actuaries have strong calculus and statistics skills, and they are analytical problem-solvers. They have good business sense and good communication skills. They also have strong computer skills.

National Average Salary:
$117,000

​References:
1http://www.beanactuary.org/
​2http://www.indeed.com/salary?q1=actuary&l1=