"communication," "health care," and "advocates" aren't the only skills we found senior advocates list on their resumes. In fact, there's a whole list of senior advocate responsibilities that we found, including:
After discovering the most helpful skills, we moved onto what kind of education might be helpful in becoming a senior advocate. We found that 45.2% of senior advocates have graduated with a bachelor's degree and 18.1% of people in this position have earned their master's degrees. While most senior advocates have a college degree, you may find it's also true that generally it's possible to be successful in this career with only a high school degree. In fact, our research shows that one out of every seven senior advocates were not college graduates.
The senior advocates who went onto college to earn a more in-depth education generally studied business and psychology, while a small population of senior advocates studied law and management.
Once you're ready to become a senior advocate, you should explore the companies that typically hire senior advocates. According to senior advocate resumes that we searched through, senior advocates are hired the most by Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., Microsoft, and Gallagher. Currently, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has 4 senior advocate job openings, while there are 4 at Microsoft and 3 at Gallagher.
If you're interested in companies where senior advocates make the most money, you'll want to apply for positions at Google, Citi, and Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. We found that at Google, the average senior advocate salary is $96,622. Whereas at Citi, senior advocates earn roughly $93,943. And at Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., they make an average salary of $93,886. While Google has 0 job listings for senior advocates, Citi and Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. have 1 and 7 job listings respectively.
For the most part, senior advocates make their living in the health care and insurance industries. Senior advocates tend to make the most in the health care industry with an average salary of $92,030. The senior advocate annual salary in the finance and insurance industries generally make $91,094 and $90,848 respectively. Additionally, senior advocates who work in the health care industry make 19.5% more than senior advocates in the non profits Industry.