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State Farm® Insurance Agent

Mike Paffhausen

Paffhausen Ins Agcy Inc

(406) 565-4363
1500 Harrison Avenue
Butte, MT 59701

Southeast corner of Harrison and Grand

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Office Hours

8am - 5pm
8am - 3:30pm
Call or text us 24 hours a day!


1500 Harrison Avenue
Butte, MT 59701



Mike and his team, operate an award-winning Agency, recognized by both by State Farm and Industry Groups, in their excellence and commitment to service.

Mike is a second-generation State Farm Agent. His father recently finished a 42-year career with State Farm, so following in his footsteps means Mike has some big shoes to fill. Serving as more proof that helping others runs in the family, Mike’s in-laws are also outstanding insurance professionals. Mike has built a dedicated team who's purpose is covering every policyholder with options to protect them from the Core 4 risks

1. Properly Insuring Property

2. Reducing Liability

3. Protect our income from unexpected passing

4. Protect our income from unexpected illness/sickness

Using products such as auto insurance, homeowners & renters insurance , life insurance, short term and long term DI..

At his Butte, Montana State Farm Agency, insurance is their thing. Mike and his team find ways to make the experience fun, but always professional. They focus on the small details so customers can pursue big dreams. Mike and his team work magic when it comes to designing coverage plans that ensure policyholders will be prepared during life’s challenging times. Mike loves working with everyone during every stage of life. His comprehensive planning helps individuals, families, and business owners to gain confidence and make their worries disappear (working magic, again).

Located in Butte, Mike and his team proudly serve the residents of their community as well as the surrounding areas of Helena, Dillon, Belgrade, Bozeman, Hamilton, and Missoula. Remaining transparent and committed to treating customers like friends and family, Mike’s State Farm Butte, MT office provides:

● Auto Insurance

● Homeowners & Renters Insurance

● Health Insurance

● Life Insurance

● Small Business Insurance

● And more!

Mike has a real passion for serving his community to facilitate economic development planning and projects. Mike is the President-Elect on the executive board of the Butte Local Development Corporation, a former termed off board member of the Butte Chamber, a board member of the Uptown Butte Master Plan Association, a board member of the Mining City Little Guy Football League, a committee member of the Southwest Montana Chapter of The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, the Immediate Past President executive board member of the Montana Chapter of the NAIFA, and currently a member of the Upper Clark Fork River Restoration and Advisory Council.

Always the overachiever, Mike can also be seen at numerous public comment meetings related to the Butte Priority Soils Operable Unit Superfund Site to facilitate our final community clean up, supporting the Montana Resources Inc. Mining Operations with their permitting process, serving the Council of Commissioners Chamber, and doing his darndest to make an appearance at every important community meeting. Last, but not least, Mike also coaches his children’s sports teams in his free time. He is truly a master of making every minute count. Anywhere Butte's economic future lies, you will find mike with his hands on the wheel.

Mike loves spending time with his wonderful, loving, and supportive wife, Beth, and who serves as the CEO of the Paffhausen Family supervising their two amazing children. Just like his work agenda, Mike’s list of potential weekend activities is jam-packed. Hunting, fly fishing, hiking, shooting, camping, rafting, and boating — anything outdoors is fair game. A multi-generational sportsman, Mike prides himself in teaching his children and friends to enjoy all the luxuries the Treasure State has to offer.

Feel free to stop by the State Farm Butte America Office anytime. The team is looking forward to meeting you and to begin discussing your insurance needs. Can’t wait? You can also call our office or request a quote online now!

Insurance Products Offered

Auto, Homeowners, Condo, Renters, Personal Articles, Business, Life, Health, Pet

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Our office strives to provide State Farm customers with the most efficient and professional service in the Butte area, and Western Montana . We focus on Auto, Home, Life, and Small Business Insurance needs. We take time to complete a personalized comprehensive review of customers’ insurance needs. We hope to be the first and preferred choice for your Insurance and Financial Services.

Our award winning and nationally recognized team is dedicated, diverse, and ready to help at a moments notice. So no matter what your needs, the team at Paffhausen State Farm Insurance Agency (#TeamPaff) is the choice in Western Montana, and Butte, Montana.

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Misty Herrera State Farm Agent Team Member

Misty Herrera

Office Manager

I am originally from Butte, Montana but relocated to Florida for 10 years. I moved back to my hometown about 20 years ago and I am thrilled to be back! My primary role at Mike Paffhausen – State Farm Agency serving as the Manager of our Customer Care Team. I am licensed in Property and Casualty, Life, and Health. My family and I love taking random day trips - some of my favorite times are spent exploring Montana! In my free time, I am usually catching some sun by the lake or floating down the river.

Connor Schrapps State Farm Agent Team Member

Connor Schrapps

Montana is my hometown, I was born and raised in the city of Butte. I have about 4 years of experience within the insurance industry and it quickly became my life’s newest direction. My primary role for Mike Paffhausen – State Farm Agency is as an Office Assocation on our Customer Care team, but I recently became licensed in Property and Casualty. I love all things that involve the outdoors, such as hunting, fishing, skiing, and camping. The majority of my free time is spent with my family. My specialty is insuring the things you love to play one, like UTVs, ATVs, Boats, Jetskis, Snowmobiles, Dirtbikes and Motorcycles.

Samantha Brehm State Farm Agent Team Member

Samantha Brehm

Office Associate

I am born and raised in Butte-aful Butte America. I'm happily married to my husband Jimmy, and we are proudly raising my son together. We love sports, and spend every moment camping, hunting, fishing, and all things Montana. I am licended in Property, Casualty, Life, and Health. My role is as an Office Associate, and am the Manager of our Business Development Team.


Carole Buckner

I work for the Paffhausen State Farm Agency remotely from Lewistown, Montana. I am the proud mother of two children, and enjoy all things Montana has to offer.


Taylor Woolman

Office Associate

I am the agencies newest rockstar, and was born and raised in Belgrade Montana. I escaped Boz-Angelas, and the people of Butte America have been warm and welcoming, Butte is our forever home and is the most authentic Montana town someone could hope for. I serve on our Customer Care Team as an Office Associate. I am licensed in Property, Casualty, and Life Lines of insurance.