Claims Director Salary

Compensation for Claims Directors in the United States is generous, with average pay surpassing six figures annually ($98K). Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by tenure. Most receive medical and dental insurance and a strong majority get vision plans. Most Claims Directors report high levels of job satisfaction. Women Claims Directors who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$62,741 - $128,725
(Median)
$63K
$98K
$130K
MEDIAN: $98,484
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$62,741 - $128,725  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,658  
Profit Sharing
$2,000 - $16,750  
Total Pay (?
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$63,322 - $143,831  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 165
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Job Description for Claims Director

Claims directors work within insurance companies and are responsible for responding to various claims made by its customers. Claims directors generally work in office environments during traditional business hours, although overtime may occasionally be required depending on the employer.

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Claims Director Tasks

  • Modify, monitor and improve dashboards and metrics for understanding claims process and progress.
  • Establish policies that conform to regulations, meet industry standards and satisfy customers.
  • Oversee a department, setting goals, guiding hiring and monitoring the budget.
  • Partner with executive leadership to meet goals and achieve organizational strategies.

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Popular Skills for Claims Director


Claims Directors usually report a few specific skills. Those who have experience with Operations Management, Claim Handling, and People Management can expect to be compensated well for these skills. The majority of those who know Claim Handling also know People Management.

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Experience Affects Claims Director Salaries


National Average
$102,000

Experienced
up arrow 5%

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

Skills That Affect Claims Director Salaries

Operations Management
up arrow 18%

Claim Handling
up arrow 1%

National Average
$102,000

People Management
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
56%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 8%
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