Top 25 large-group life insurance companies

Employee Benefit News, in partnership with business intelligence data analytics firm miEdge, lists the top 25 large-group life carriers in the United States. Companies are ranked based on in-force life premiums.

Premiums used to compile the listing for the following companies are based on Form 5500 Schedule A data submitted to the Department of Labor. As such, groups under 100 lives, government entities and church plans are not required to file. Any disclosure on Schedule C's are not contemplated in these numbers.

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Employee Benefit News, in partnership with business intelligence data analytics firm miEdge, lists the top 25 large-group life carriers in the United States. Companies are ranked based on in-force life premiums.

Premiums used to compile the listing for the following companies are based on Form 5500 Schedule A data submitted to the Department of Labor. As such, groups under 100 lives, government entities and church plans are not required to file. Any disclosure on Schedule C's are not contemplated in these numbers.
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25) Guardian
In-force life premium: $21,758,491

Headquarters: New York City

CEO: Deanna M. Mulligan
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24) Nationwide Life Insurance Company
In-force life premium: $22,359,807

Headquarters: Columbus, Ohio

CEO: Stephen Rasmussen
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23) USAble Life
In-force life premium: $25,481,820

Headquarters: LIttle Rock, Ark.

CEO: Jim Casey
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22) New York Life Insurance Company
In-force life premium: $30,530,281

Headquarters: New York City

CEO: Theodore Mathas
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21) Transamerica Life Insurance Company
In-force life premium: $31,180,521

Headquarters: Cedar Rapids,Iowa

CEO: Mark Mullin
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20) Chubb
In-force life premium: $32,587,372

Headquarters: Zurich, Switzerland

CEO: Evan Greenberg
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19) State Farm Life Insurance Company
In-force life premium: $35,652,856

Headquarters: Bloomington, Ill.

CEO: Michael Tipsord
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18) Zurich American Insurance Company
In-force life premium: $36,886,192

Headquarters: Schaumburg, Ill.

CEO: Kathleen Savio
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17) Health Care Service Corporation
In-force life premium: $52,002,908

Headquarters: Chicago, Ill.

CEO: Paula Steiner
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16) Unicare
In-force life premium: $55,321,742

Headquarters: Indianapolis, Ind.
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15) Anthem
In-force life premium: $58,371,871

Headquarters: Indianapolis, Ind.

CEO: Gail Koziara Boudreaux
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14) AIG
In-force life premium: $73,452,575

Headquarters: New York City

CEO: Brian Duperreault
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13) Mutual of Omaha
In-force life premium: $105,536,397

Headquarters: Omaha, Neb.

CEO: James Blackledge
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12) Voya Financial
In-force life premium: $138,855,492

Headquarters: New York City

CEO: Rodney O. Martin, Jr.
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11) Sun Life Financial
In-force life premium: $177,702,240

Headquarters: Toronto, Canada

CEO: Dean Connor
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10) Reliance Standard
In-force life premium: $232,661,905

Headquarters: Philadelphia, Pa.

CEO: Lawrence Edmund Daurelle
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9) Lincoln Financial Group
In-force life premium: $263,879,930

Headquarters: Radnor, Pa.

CEO: Dennis Glass
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8) The Standard
In-force life premium: $310,594,457

Headquarters: Portland, Ore.

CEO: J. Greg Ness
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7) Liberty Mutual
In-force life premium: $315,329,809

Headquarters: Boston, Mass.

CEO: David Long
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6) Unum
In-force life premium: $448,556,023

Headquarters: Chattanooga, Tenn.

CEO: Rick McKenney
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5) The Hartford
In-force life premium: $875,345,647

Headquarters: Hartford, Conn.

CEO: Christopher Swift
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4) Securian
In-force life premium: $1,041,039,320

Headquarters: St. Paul, Minn.

CEO: Christopher HIlger
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3) Cigna
In-force life premium: $1,115,109,592

Headquarters: Bloomfield, Conn.

CEO: David Cordani
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2) Prudential
In-force life premium: $1,597,834,336

Headquarters: Newark, N.J.

CEO: John Strangfeld
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1) MetLife
In-force life premium: $3,458,867,454

Headquarters: New York City

CEO: Steven A. Kandarian