Insurance firms, such as State Farm and Towers Watson, are driving a growing need for insurance and finance jobs in the Dallas-Ft. Worth area. Job growth in the financial services sector has jumped 11% since 2010. State Farm alone hired 1,200 people in the Metroplex area last year and has plans to hire 3,000 more in the coming years. Companies offering financial advising services are poised to add staff to handle the needs of retiring baby boomers.
For more information, click here for the Dallas Morning News article of August 13, 2014.