Life Insurance Agent
New York Life - Washington DC - Virginia
Falls Church, VA US
Posted ago
New York Life - Washington DC - Virginia

Do you want a rewarding career with an industry-leading company that is dedicated to doing right by its clients? We are looking for a self-disciplined, highly motivated new team member who is interested in helping clients achieve their financial goals and building a great career as a life insurance agent in the process. You will leverage our expansive line of products to develop financial strategies customized for each individual, family, and business you serve. Join us today!

Challenging, interesting work that will motivate you every day—that’s what we can offer you. Being an insurance and financial professional at New York Life is more than a profession; it’s an opportunity to shape your own future and help people achieve their goals.

You’ll receive the best training in the industry, and have the chance to take control of your career with the guidance and support of one of the most respected names in the business. Work today is driven by change, and success depends on your ability to adapt to new technologies, consumer trends, and ways of doing business. You’ve got to be ready to meet new challenges and work hard. That is what New York Life has been doing for over 175 years.

These are the traits you'll need: self-discipline, resilience, persistence, determination. and growth mindset. If you’re ambitious and focused, the rewards are definitely worth it.

This is a career for the long term. Insurance and investments are at the heart of our business, and the people who sell our products are the key to our ongoing success. Unlike other companies, we understand the importance of a vibrant sales force, and we’re committed to its growth. Plus, as an insurance and financial professional at New York Life, you’ll benefit from the stability and reputation you gain from working with a recognized and respected leader in the industry. We’ve been serving the insurance and financial needs of Americans for 175 years. It’s a history of achievement that you can be proud to be a part of.


  • Consult with potential clients
  • Develop long term client relationships focused on clients' growing goals
  • Identify financial concerns and needs identified during the prospecting process
  • Ensure effective insurance, retirement, and business planning education through an array of service offerings including high-quality insurance, annuities, long-term care insurance, securities, investments, and more
  • Develop and employ marketing and business plans to grow your client base
  • Improve your professional skills and knowledge through the New York Life training curriculum
  • Network with professionals in complementary industries
  • Secure licenses for selling life insurance products
  • Secure licenses for selling variable product and investments for wealth management and advanced planning


  • Must possess uncompromising integrity
  • Growth mindset, this is a life long learning position
  • Sales experience strongly preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required to effectively share complex ideas
  • Ability to engage your community and leverage personal networks and contacts
  • Solid business expertise and knowledge a must

$60,000 - $90,000 at Plan per year
About New York Life - Washington DC - Virginia

As a mutual company, with no investors or outside owners, New York Life is uniquely aligned with our client's interests and priorities. We have had over 175 years of industry success. Some of our accolades include:

  • A promise to work with you to build a strong financial future for both you and your clients
  • #71 on Fortune 100 in 2019
  • Most MDRT2 members in any United States Mutual company 2019

Highest possible financial strength ratings currently awarded to any life insurer: Standard & Poor’s (AA+); A.M. Best (A++); Moody’s (Aaa); and Fitch (AAA) and Comdex score of 100 as of 1/7/2021

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