Top 5 carriers in each state

Published
  • May 15 2017, 9:21pm EDT
Employee Benefit Adviser, in partnership with business intelligence data analytics firm miEdge, presents the top five large-group employee benefit insurance carriers by state.

The ranking is based on commissions paid, which plan sponsors include in the Form 5500 Schedule A data they submit to the Department of Labor. Note: Groups under 100 lives, government entities and church plans are not required to file, and any disclosure on Schedule C's are not contemplated in these numbers.

Overview

Employee Benefit Adviser, in partnership with business intelligence data analytics firm miEdge, presents the top five large-group employee benefit insurance carriers by state.

The ranking is based on commissions paid, which plan sponsors include in the Form 5500 Schedule A data they submit to the Department of Labor. Note: Groups under 100 lives, government entities and church plans are not required to file, and any disclosure on Schedule C's are not contemplated in these numbers.

Alaska

Premera Blue Cross: $59,366,066

Aetna: $24,901,626

Unum: $12,107,673

Prudential: $7,915,776

Cigna: $7,667,880

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Alabama

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama: $498,585,444

Health Care Service Corporation: $134,355,752

United Healthcare: $29,252,354

Unum: $28,895,480

The Hartford: $27,101,531

Arkansas

Kaiser: $355,558,839

Prudential: $169,986,329

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas: $134,367,871

Centene Corporation: $111,074,418

Liberty Mutual: $95,669,295

Arizona

United Healthcare: $226,217,375

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona: $224,173,924

Cigna: $200,484,725

Aetna: $173,963,422

MetLife: $86,472,008

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California

Kaiser: $10,719,301,222

Anthem: $4,358,306,385

Aetna: $2,641,225,215

Blue Shield of California: $2,381,543,690

Cigna: $1,885,515,003

Colorado

Kaiser: $323,025,549

Cigna: $244,345,020

Anthem: $229,821,953

United Healthcare: $204,279,389

Aetna: $115,827,162

Connecticut

MetLife: $552,409,970

Aetna: $513,609,141

United Healthcare: $495,900,329

Cigna: $380,964,994

Anthem: $240,154,505

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District of Columbia

Carefirst Blue Cross Blue Shield: $246,050,782

Cigna: $127,746,568

United Healthcare: $120,461,975

Kaiser: $98,513,095

Aetna: $59,695,618

Delaware

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware: $121,838,894

Minnesota Life: $82,005,440

Aetna: $38,910,688

Cigna: $21,789,963

MetLife: $14,385,181

Florida

United Healthcare: $1,916,089,937

Aetna: $1,699,961,444

Florida Blue Cross Blue Shield: $1,343,652,432

Cigna: $545,255,909

Kaiser: $248,548,731

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Georgia

Anthem: $737,231,041

MetLife: $425,163,949

Aetna: $422,683,621

United Healthcare: $406,596,013

Cigna: $345,163,272

Hawaii

Hawaii Medical Service Association: $404,533,788

Kaiser: $198,005,060

UHA: $65,452,753

Delta Dental of Hawaii: $53,924,881

Unum: $9,537,726

Iowa

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Iowa: $818,231,663

United Healthcare: $86,455,909

Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Dakota: $55,848,301

Delta Dental of Iowa: $28,200,187

Aetna: $27,056,958

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Idaho

Blue Cross of Idaho: $46,592,742

Regence Blue Shield of Idaho: $44,238,537

Cigna: $11,827,469

PacificSource Health Plans: $10,961,057

Delta Dental of Idaho: $7,924,113

Illinois

Health Care Service Corporation: $5,228,802,879

United Healthcare: $1,042,081,533

Kaiser: $724,063,059

MetLife: $601,250,236

Aetna: $453,681,663d

Indiana

Anthem: $406,993,328

United Healthcare: $115,117,513

Health Care Service Corporation: $96,691,769

Cigna: $60,341,088

Delta Dental of Indiana: $54,320,593

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Kansas

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas: $480,428,951

Aetna: $79,540,719

United Healthcare: $65,490,033

The Hartford: $29,209,852

Cigna: $27,620,994

Kentucky

Anthem: $327,041,597

Humana: $137,701,064

United Healthcare: $68,635,043

Unum: $60,164,754

Kaiser: $55,612,386

Louisiana

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana: $464,501,593

United Healthcare: $191,550,139

MetLife: $141,190,373

Humana: $57,541,336

Cigna: $33,014,318

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Massachusetts

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts: $2,464,891,201

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care: $560,739,136

Tufts Health Plan: $341,273,262

MetLife: $238,704,269

Cigna: $182,623,306

Maryland

Carefirst Blue Cross Blue Shield: $541,362,666

Kaiser: $404,178,741

United Healthcare: $263,165,705

Cigna: $235,429,863

Aetna: $233,818,904

Maine

Anthem: $545,811,634

Aetna: $59,513,275

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care: $56,521,368

Unum: $40,348,203

Cigna: $27,328,523

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Michigan

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan: $1,664,456,479

MetLife: $723,426,700

Hap: $522,335,530

Priority Health: $484,470,552

Delta Dental of Michigan: $276,134,866

Minnesota

Medica: $342,680,318

Health Partners: $329,257,372

United Healthcare: $239,720,150

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan: $185,786,063

The Hartford: $117,813,811

Missouri

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas: $348,201,143

United Healthcare: $316,032,159

Anthem: $307,899,417

Aetna: $155,147,404

Cigna: $98,454,198