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How much does insurance cost for delis?

The cost of deli insurance depends on the policies you choose, the unique risks your deli faces, the value of your equipment, and key operations factors. Cost estimates are sourced from policies purchased by Insureon customers.
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Business owner’s policy costs for delis

Deli owners typically pay about $100 per month for a business owner’s policy, or a median annual premium of $1,210. The median value eliminates high and low outliers, providing better representation of typical deli insurance costs than the average value.

A business owner’s policy bundles general liability insurance with property insurance, usually at a discounted rate. Pricing is determined by your company’s location, operations, and value of business property. Delis with high-value equipment tend to pay higher premiums.

Median cost per year: $1,210
Policy limit: $1 million per occurrence
Policy deductible: $500

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Workers’ compensation costs for delis

The median cost of workers’ compensation for a deli is about $95 per month, or $1,155 annually. The cost of a policy varies significantly depending on the state and your business operations.

Workers’ compensation insurance is required in almost every state for delis with employees. This coverage helps pay medical fees and lost wages for employees who are injured on the job. Most policies include employer’s liability insurance, which protects deli owners against lawsuits related to workplace injuries.

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Liquor liability insurance costs for delis

Liquor liability insurance provides crucial coverage for businesses that serve alcohol. Though Insureon does not have specific data for delis, the median premium of liquor liability insurance for restaurants is about $45 per month, or $545 annually.

This policy protects businesses that serve alcohol from liability for the actions of intoxicated customers. In some jurisdictions, your deli might need liquor liability insurance in order to obtain a liquor license.

Median cost per year: $545
Generic policy limit: $1 million

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General liability insurance costs for delis

Delis pay a median premium of about $95 per month, or $1,130 annually, for general liability insurance. This policy protects delis against customer injuries and customer property damage, along with advertising injuries.

Insureon’s licensed agents typically recommend purchasing a business owner’s policy, which bundles general liability insurance with commercial property insurance at a discounted rate. A BOP protects your own business property along with covering common business risks.

Median cost per year: $1,130
Policy limit: $1 million per occurrence
Policy deductible: $500

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Insureon’s licensed agents work with leading U.S. carriers to find coverage that fits your deli. Apply today to compare multiple quotes with one free online application. If you decide to purchase a policy, you’ll work with an account manager who specializes in the unique business risks of delis.

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