Progressive Plans Hiring Spree: 6,400 New Employees by Year’s-End

July 8, 2021

Progressive Insurance is embarking on a hiring spree. The insurer said it intends to hire up to 6,400 new employees across the country during the remainder of 2021.

The Mayfield Village, Ohio-headquartered company with $42 billion in revenues said it will be adding more employees in claims, customer care, technology, analysis and legal throughout the country.

The company currently has nearly 42,000 employees nationwide.

The largest areas of opportunity for career development lie in call center positions with 3,000 remote openings across the country. Additionally, 2,900 jobs in field and centralized claims will be available. These careers include some hybrid work-from-home and fully remote positions.

Here is a breakdown of job openings:

There are also approximately 60 jobs in data and analytics, as well as openings in corporate business areas such as human relations, marketing, and product management.

In May, one of Progressive’s biggest competitors, Geico, said it is looking to hire another 500 people for its Macon, Georgia office.

Source: Progressive Careers

*This story ran previously in our sister publication Insurance Journal.