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

Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) pays its employees $49K per year on average. Where you live plays the largest role in compensation at Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS), but your experience level and what you do at the company affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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How This Employer Pays

Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
above market
Employer: Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS)
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator (22)
$38,123 - $67,786  
[-]Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator (22)
Salary$38,904 - $67,720  
Bonus$3.13 - $2,048  
Total Pay$38,123 - $67,786  
[+]Senior Claims Adjuster (7)
$49,808 - $92,763  
[+]Senior Claims Adjuster (7)
Salary$49,649 - $90,155  
Bonus$320.45 - $5,325  
Total Pay$49,808 - $92,763  
[+]Claims Adjuster (5)
$30,243 - $63,425  
[+]Claims Adjuster (5)
Salary$28,821 - $60,169  
Total Pay$30,243 - $63,425  
[+]Claims Representative (5)
$23,864 - $69,621  
[+]Claims Representative (5)
Salary$28,753 - $62,288  
Total Pay$23,864 - $69,621  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 111
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About This Company

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $92K annually) can be spotted in Atlanta; Memphis ($63K), Dallas ($50K), and Chicago (approximately $47K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Dubuque at about $27K. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Georgia pays Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) the most — $90K per year on average.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay generally amounts to about $59K. The greater proportion of employees (27 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home approximately $41K annually.


Earning $67K on average, Claims Supervisors receive the most money, followed by Senior Claims Adjusters ($67K), Production Supervisors ($67K), and Claims Examiners and Investigators (around $52K). Insurance Claims Adjusters make $36K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.

Certifications and Degrees

Risk Management Associates earn around $78K, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Earning a Licensed Claims Adjuster certification garners significant financial rewards of about $57K per year. Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) workers who hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) are also well compensated, earning $98K on average.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Project Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $86K. Claim Handling is regularly seen around here; more than two-fifths of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Customer Service, Negotiation, and Insurance were also reported by many survey participants.

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) can sometimes lack paid time off; one in three workers get paid vacation days, and 18 percent receive paid sick leave. Almost all workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) sponsors. At Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS), the greater part of workers have health insurance, and a strong majority of workers have dental coverage. Some other perks are a casual working environment, life insurance, flexible hours, and optional telecommute / work from home.

Key Stats for Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS)


68 %
32 %
$36,439 - $67,512
$31,319 - $71,061
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

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