Washington Commissioner of Insurance

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The Washington Commissioner of Insurance is a state executive position in the Washington state government.

Current officeholder

The current officeholder is Mike Kreidler.


Article 3, Section 25 of the state constitution establishes the qualifications of the office:

Qualifications, Compensation, Offices Which May Be Abolished. No person, except a citizen of the United States and a qualified elector of this state, shall be eligible to hold any state office...
  • a citizen of the United States
  • a qualified elector in Washington



See also: Washington down ballot state executive elections, 2012

Incumbent Mike Kreidler won re-election on November 6, 2012.

Washington Commissioner of Insurance General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMike Kreidler Incumbent 58.3% 1,662,555
     Republican John Adams 41.7% 1,188,926
Total Votes 2,851,481
Election Results via Washington Secretary of State.


In 2010, the insurance commissioner was paid an estimated $116,950, according to the Council of State Governments.[1]

Contact information

Office of the Washington Insurance Commissioner
Capitol Campus - Olympia

Mailing address
P.O. Box 40255
Olympia, WA 98504-0255

Street Address
302 Sid Snyder Ave., SW, Suite 200
Olympia, WA 98504-0255

Phone: 360-725-7000
Free insurance consumer hotline: 1-800-562-6900

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