Top 5 brokerages in each state

Employee Benefit Adviser, in partnership with business intelligence data analytics firm miEdge, has released a list of the top 5 large group employee benefit brokerages 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.

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Employee Benefit Adviser, in partnership with business intelligence data analytics firm miEdge, has released a list of the top 5 large group employee benefit brokerages 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.
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Aerial view of Juneau, Alaska
Alaska
Alliant Insurance Services: $849,591

USI Insurance Services: $618,068

Wilson Agency: $557,177

Northrim Benefits Group: $485,681

J.L. Jones and Associates: $432,587
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Montgomery is the capital and second most populous city in the U.S. state of Alabama. The Historic Court Square Fountain was erected in 1885. This well was the original watering site for Montgomery and the surrounding communities.
Alabama
Willis Towers Watson: $4,956,316

Cobbs Allen: $2,038,103

S.S. Nesbitt: $1,962,043

Regions Insurance: $1,378,028

Marsh and McLennan Agency: $1,025,303
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Downtown Little Rock skyline with the pike avenue bridge and the Arkansas River in the foreground.
Arkansas
Acrisure: $5,357,832

Stephens: $3,092,008

Aon Consulting: $2,341,487

Lockton Companies: $2,015,076

Benefits Communications: $1,805,237
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Phoenix Arizona skyline under a dramatic sunset as seen from Scottsdale
Arizona
Lovitt Touche: $4,140,557

Mercer Health and Benefits: $3,345,315

Willis Towers Watson: $3,054,260

Lockton Companies: $2,791,718

Aon Consulting: $2,744,921
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Sacramento skyline and riverfront on the Sacramento River.
California
Mercer Health and Benefits: $41,299,460

HUB International: $36,827,321

Willis Towers Watson: $32,088,109

Marsh and McLennan Agency: $30,339,119

Alliant Insurance Services: $25,009,162
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The skyscrapers in the skyline of Denver, Colorado at sunset.
Colorado
Lockton Companies: $6,997,662

Mercer Health and Benefits: $4,866,182

IMA: $3,560,875

Willis Towers Watson: $3,263,759

HUB International: $2,386,723
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Hartford Connecticut skyline reflection along the banks of the Connecticut River. Hartford is the capital of the U.S. state of Connecticut. Hartford is known for its attractive architectural styles and being the Insurance capital of the United States.
Connecticut
Mercer Health and Benefits: $5,976,200

Willis Towers Watson: $5,798,048

Alera Group: $3,751,383

PPI Benefit Solutions: $2,964,667

OneDigital: $2,683,193
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United States Capitol and the Senate Building, Washington DC USA
District of Columbia
Mercer Health and Benefits: $2,066,746

NFP: $2,011,411

Keller Benefits Services: $1,305,731

Willis Towers Watson: $1,299,612

Lockton Companies: $1,282,182
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Delaware Legislative Hall, Dover, Delaware, USA
Delaware
Gallagher Benefits Services: $907,205

Marsh and McLennan Agency: $704,451

Mercer Health and Benefits: $573,018

Kelly and Associates Insurance Group: $441,402

Aon Consulting: $332,733
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American Da Tang Group's Miami property, left, stands near the city's Metromover transport system in Miami, Florida, U.S., on Feb. 10, 2015. While Miami’s rebound from the financial crisis was driven by South Americans snapping up vacant condos, the city now is looking as far as Beijing to sustain the growth. Photographer: Bill Faries/Bloomberg *** EDITOR'S NOTE: LARGEST FILE SIZE AVAILABLE ***
Florida
Aon Consulting: $14,102,364

True Benefit: $13,911,234

Mercer Health and Benefits: $11,652,787

LSG Insurance Partners: $10,285,057

Brown and Brown: $9,847,992
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Atlanta skyline from the lake at Piedmont park. Autumn day.
Georgia
Marsh and McLennan Agency: $9,876,348

Aon Consulting: $8,273,214

Northwestern Benefit Corp of Georgia: $7,630,605

Lockton Companies: $6,427,902

Willis Towers Watson: $6,266,354
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Honolulu's city hall, shown here Monday, March 20, 2006, where Honolulu's city council is reviewing borrowing practices after the city's independent auditor stated last month that officials may be able to save taxpayers money by awarding bond business to the lowest bidder. (Bloomberg photo Ronen Zilberman)
Hawaii
Mercer Health and Benefits: $1,584,809

Atlas Insurance Agency: $1,095,269

Servco Insurance Services: $970,254

Employee Benefit Resource: $740,173

Gallagher Benefit Services: $557,928
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The Iowa State Capitol at Night.
Iowa
Holmes Murphey and Associates: $4,705,549

LMC Insurance and Risk Management: $1,747,375

Mercer Health and Benefits: $1,253,735

Midwest Benefits Consultants: $1,185,910

Frank Berlin and Associates: $1,052,914
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View of Boise downtown and Idaho Capitol on a fine autumn morning as seen from Capitol Blvd, Boise, Idaho, USA
Idaho
Mercer Health and Benefits: $1,364,064

Gallagher Benefit Services: $983,061

Moreton and Company: $456,561

HUB International: $347,366

Helbling Greg Benefits Consulting: $315,287
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This is the Chicago skyline as seen from the "west" showing the financial district in Illinois, Monday, March 29, 2004. The tallest building in this view is the Sears Tower. Photographer: Tannen Maury/Bloomberg News
Illinois
Aon Consulting: $42,310,803

Mercer Health and Benefits: $11,325,037

Alliant Insurance Services: $10,973,242

Gallagher Benefit Services: $9,617,606

Lockton Companies: $9,193,021
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Buildings rise from the skyline of Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S., on Sunday, May 20, 2012. The Indiana agency that supervised February's Super Bowl lost $1.1 million hosting the National Football League championship game, about 38 percent more than it predicted. Photographer: Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg
Indiana
Aon Consulting: $3,098,453

M.J. Insurance: $2,726,417

Mercer Health and Benefits: $2,310,031

Gibson Insurance Agency: $2,075,015

Gallagher Benefit Services: $2,021,395
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Kansas
Lockton Companies: $4,059,114

Bukaty Companies: $1,891,536

Gallagher Benefit Services: $1,812,979

Willis Towers Watson: $1,789,075

IMA: $1,224,738
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The Kentucky State Capitol is located in Frankfort and is the house of the three branches of the state government of the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
Kentucky
AssuredPartners: $4,607,910

BB&T: $4,345,207

Mercer Health and Benefits: $3,072,999

Aon Consulting: $2,746,149

USI Insurance Services: $2,624,938
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Louisiana State Capitol along the banks of a small pond. Louisiana State Capitol is located in downtown Baton Rouge. Baton Rouge is the second largest city in louisiana located on the banks of the Mississippi River. Baton Rouge is known for its Southern lifestyle, historic sites, bar and restaurant environment
Louisiana
HUB International: $10,349,591

Gallagher Benefit Services: $7,637,931

Mercer Health and Benefits $4,015,156

BancorpSouth Insurance Services: $3,131,539

Regions Insurance: $2,878,278
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Downtown Boston Skyline along the Boston Harbor Waterfront. Photo taken along the harborwalk in the South Boston southie neighborhood. The Boston cityscape is a mixture of old and new buildings. Boston is the capital and largest city in Masssachusetts. Boston is the largest city in New England
Massachusetts
Gallagher Benefit Services: $10,535,549

Mercer Health and Benefits: $8,425,905

Brown and Brown: $8,146,802

Willis Towers Watson: $7,990,195

Marsh and McLennan Agency: $7,498,983
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Baltimore's Inner Harbor is the city's premier tourist attraction and one of the city's crown jewels
Maryland
Kelly and Associates Insurance Group: $10,720,706

NFP: $4,654,327

Mercer Health and Benefits: $3,190,081

PSA Insurance and Financial Services: $2,914,330

Marsh and McLennan Agency: $2,847,587
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Augusta downtown skyline along the banks of the Kennebec River at night. Augusta is the capital of the U.S. state of Maine located in the Kennebec Valley. The Augusta area is known for its historic buildings, beautiful forested hills, cross-country skiing, and scenic lakes and streams
Maine
MEA Benefits Trust: $2,712,000

Holden Agency Insurance:$1,554,718

Mercer Health and Benefits: $1,400,145

Willis Towers Watson: $1,172,783

Cross Insurance: $1,089,918
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Michigan
Marsh and McLennan Agency: $10,747,534

Gallagher Benefit Services: $6,733,049

Hylant: $3,702,120

Mercer Health and Benefits: $3,539,910

Kapnick and Company: $3,257,423
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"Downtown Saint Paul, MN skyline with trees in the foreground and a blue sky with clouds in the background. St. Paul is part of the Twin Cities Minneapolis - Saint Paul metropolitan area."
Minnesota
Hays: $6,949,070

Associated Financial Group: $6,628,602

Willis Towers Watson: $5,117,593

Marsh and McLennan Agency: $4,280,913

Wells Fargo: $3,415,666
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"Side angle shot of the capitol building in Jefferson City, Missouri, USA"
Missouri
Lockton Companies: $9,363,717

Marsh and McLennan Agency: $3,392,520

Willis Towers Watson: $3,344,632

Aon Consulting: $2,833,699

Mercer Health and Benefits: $2,479,469
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