Listed below are the top 10 insurance companies and best insurance companies in the United States based on total assets.

Metlife is the largest insurance company in America and one of the largest insurers in the world with over 90 million clients.

The company offers a wide array of insurance products including life and health insurance, accident insurance, auto insurance, home insurance, annuities as well as retirement and savings products.

Prudential, based in Newark, is the second largest insurance company in the US with $1.17 trillion in assets under management (June 2014) and about $3.6 trillion of gross life insurance in force worldwide.

Rank Company
1 Metlife
2 Prudential Financial
3 American International Group (AIG)
5 Berkshire Hathaway
6 John Hancock Financial (1)
7 Hartford Financial
8 New York Life
9 Lincoln National
10 State Farm Insurance Companies