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Average Salary for Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) Employees

A salary of $49K annually is the going rate at Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS). Geography influences pay for Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) workers the most, followed by how long you've been working and your job title. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Employer: Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS)
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[-]Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator (23)
$38,247 - $65,971  
[-]Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator (23)
Salary$39,009 - $64,947  
Bonus$149.64 - $4,679  
Total Pay$38,247 - $65,971  
[+]Senior Claims Adjuster (7)
$49,438 - $91,282  
[+]Senior Claims Adjuster (7)
Salary$49,930 - $89,005  
Bonus$319.75 - $5,978  
Total Pay$49,438 - $91,282  
[+]Claims Representative (5)
$25,735 - $66,132  
[+]Claims Representative (5)
Salary$29,900 - $56,738  
Total Pay$25,735 - $66,132  
[+]Claims Adjuster (5)
$30,292 - $62,946  
[+]Claims Adjuster (5)
Salary$29,016 - $59,777  
Total Pay$30,292 - $62,946  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 112
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Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) Details

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Median pay is highest in Atlanta ($92K per year), followed by Memphis (about $63K), Chicago (approximately $47K), and Dallas (around $46K). High paychecks are not found in Dubuque; in fact, at $27K it is one of the worst-paid cities. By state, the highest pay levels are found in California, where the average Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) employee makes $72K annually.

Years of Experience

For those with at least five years experience, pay generally amounts to $59K. A typical employee has one to four years of experience and earns about $41K per year.


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Claims Supervisors, Senior Claims Adjusters, Claims Examiners and Investigators, and Data Analysts; while the first receives the highest median pay at approximately $67K, the other salaries come in at $67K, $51K, and around $43K, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) are Insurance Claims Adjusters — typical salaries for this role approach $36K.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach about $78K for Risk Management Associates; non-accredited workers make much less. Acquiring certification to be a Licensed Claims Adjuster is rewarded at around $57K annually. Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) — these employees rake in $98K per year.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Project Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $86K. It's pretty common to find people here who know Claim Handling; just over two-fifths consider it a key competency. Other skills in demand are Customer Service, Negotiation, and Insurance.

Benefits and Perks

As part of compensation, Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) gives paid vacation to a third of workers and paid sick leave to a fifth of workers. Nearly all workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) sponsors. Perks cover health insurance for a strong majority of workers and dental coverage for the greater part of workers. Some other advantages of working at Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) are a casual working environment, life insurance, flexible hours, and optional telecommute / work from home.

Key Stats

69 %
31 %
$36,654 - $66,815
$31,027 - $70,326
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

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