Years of Experience
The largest slice of the Health Plan of San Mateo workforce (57 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $59K per year.
Bringing in the most money are Fraud Investigators — their earnings average $65K annually. Insurance Claims Specialists are a close second at about $54K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Employees who have a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) make the most here, hauling in $64K annually.
In this position, it pays to have Financial Analysis in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $54K per year. Claim Handling also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; just under one in three of employees surveyed report using it at work.
The number of female employees who completed the survey outweighs the number of men; the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Almost all survey participants receive health insurance, and nearly all respondents get dental coverage.