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Average Individual Health Insurance Premium Costs by State

September 6, 2011

Health Premiums by StateThe average monthly individual health insurance premium in the United States in 2010 was $215 per person.  The average group health insurance monthly premium for a single employee in 2010 was over $420, while the average group health insurance monthly premium for a family approached $1,200 (See Kaiser 2010 Employer Health Benefits Survey).

According to a recent report published by Kaiser Family Foundation, the states with the lowest average individual health insurance premiums were Alabama ($136), California ($157), Arkansas ($163), Idaho ($167), and Delaware ($169).

Where does your state fall?

Click here to see the average monthly premiums by state.


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