The Massachusetts Commissioner of Insurance
acts as the head of the Division of Insurance, which is part of the Massachusetts Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation (OCABR).
The Division of Insurance is responsible for regulation of the insurance industry and protection of consumers.
The current officeholder is Joseph Murphy. He assumed office on February 8, 2010.
The Commissioner of the Division of Insurance is appointed by and serves at the pleasure of the Governor.
In 2010, the Massachusetts Commissioner of Insurance was paid an estimated $94,548 according to the Council of State Governments.
Division of Insurance
1000 Washington Street, Suite 810
Boston MA 02118-6200
Phone: (617) 521-7794
Fax: (617) 753-6830
Consumer Line: (617) 521-7794