Which insurance provider is right for you? Compare premiums, products, and quotes from Erie and AAA.
Erie Insurance Exchange was founded in 1925 by H.O. Hirt and O.G. Crawford, in the city of Erie, Pennsylvania. H.O. Hirt hoped to create a company based on superior service using the mantra, “The ERIE is Above all in sERvIcE,” with the letters "E-R-I-E" raised in capitals out of the word“service.” It still remains the company tagline today. Three years after being established, the company was doing so well that it expanded its business by opening its first office outside Erie, in Pittsburgh. By 1934, the company created the “Super Standard Auto Policy,” which was used as a model for other insurance companies across the country. The company later expanded its product portfolio into a home, business and in the year 1967, Erie Family Life Insurance Company was formed, offering life insurance to consumers. Erie Indemnity Company was registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission in 1994 and in the following year it was listed on NASDAQ. Today, Erie Insurance Company ranks number 381 on the 2019 FORTUNE500® list and has over 5,000 employees and 12,000 independent agents. Also, the company ranks highest among auto insurers in providing a satisfying purchase experience, with a score of 917 (on a 1,000-point scale).
On March 4, 1902, nine automobile clubs joined together to form the American Automobile Association. Since then, AAA has been a pioneer in the future of transportation in its fight for better roads. In 1915, AAA was the first to introduce a service for roadside service, which is one of the most valued components of an AAA membership because of its network of 13,000 facilities. Members can call or use the AAA Roadside or CAA Roadside app for android or iPhone to get help.
Below is a list of the average rates that drivers typically pay with Erie and Auto Club Group. On average, Erie charges approximately $137.28 per month while Auto Club Group comes in at around $311.88 per month. For Erie, the cheapest state average is Ohio at $83.55 per month and the most expensive is New York at $199.07 per month. For Auto Club Group, the cheapest state average is Wisconsin at $123.96 per month and the most expensive is Michigan at $386.32 per month.
|State||Erie||Auto Club Group|
Drivers will typically get a discount if they insure multiple vehicles. Here is a list of average rates that Erie and Auto Club Group typically charge for drivers who have more than 1 vehicle.
|Number of Vehicles||Erie||Auto Club Group|
Drivers who own their home rather than rent can sometimes get a small discount. We found that on average Erie charges $116.91 per month and Auto Club Group charges $302.45 per month for customers who own their home.
|Own/Rent||Erie||Auto Club Group|
Which car insurance company is better? We've made it easy to compare companies side by side. See how Erie and AAA ranked among the industry ratings.
|A.M. Best Rating||A+||A-|
|NAIC Complaint Ratio||0.22||0.53|
What coverage is available through Erie and AAA? Both insurance companies offer Auto, Commercial, Home, Life, Renters, and RV insurance. Additional products from Erie insurance also includes Condo, Health, and Motorcycle insurance. Considering these two top insurance providers? Check out the list below. To view a full list of products that are available, visit Erie and Auto Club Group Insurance page.
AAA offers a wide range of discounts to its policyholders, including Good Student, Loyalty, and Multi-policy discounts. In contrast, Erie also offers a few discounts that AAA doesn’t including Young Driver Loyalty, Teen Driver, and Student discounts. Start taking advantage of discounts offered by insurance providers like AAA and Erie insurance and save yourself some money. You can review the full list of discounts that these two companies offer below.
|Advance Quote Discount||Good Driver Discount|
|Age 55 Discount||Good Student Discount|
|Driver Training Discount||Loyalty Discount|
|Multi-Policy Discount||Multi-policy Discount|
|Multi-Vehicle Discount||Multi-vehicle Discount|
|New Vehicle Discount||Verified Mileage Discount|
|Paid in Full Discount|
|Prior Bodily Injury Limits (BIL) Discount|
|Reduced Usage Discount|
|Safe Driver Discount|
|Safety Features Discount|
|Teen Driver Discount|
|Young Driver Loyalty Discount|
The Erie Insurance mobile app is available for iOS and Android.
The Auto Club App allows users to access Auto Club services, including membership, insurance, travel, and roadside assistance. It also shows members the Cheapest Gas and Branch Offices.
|Erie Mobile App|
|iOS||3.3||18 user reviews|
|Android||3.8||19 user reviews|
|AAA Mobile App|
|iOS||6.4K user reviews|
|Android||4.3||4,061 user reviews|
|Erie Contact Info|
|Address||100 Erie Insurance Place, PA 16530|
|AAA Contact Info|
|Address||1225 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, TX 75019, US|
The statistics listed on this page are from our own in house reporting. We track and record quotes that carriers have provided based on various criteria. The rates and averages shown on this page should only be used as an estimate.
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