Entry-Level Claims Processor Salary

Entry-Level Claims Processors can expect wages of $14.16 per hour on average. Geography and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. About a fifth of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, a fair number report medical coverage and a strong majority claim dental coverage as well. The vast majority of Entry-Level Claims Processors (83 percent) who participated in the survey are women. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$26,001 - $42,649
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MEDIAN: $33,946
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$10.56 - $17.30
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$0$42K
Salary $26,001 - $42,649
Bonus $297.99 - $2,466
Total Pay (?
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$22,795 - $38,600
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 42
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $10.56 - $17.30
Overtime $17.62 - $25.84
Annual Data $0$38K
Bonus $297.99 - $2,466
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$22,795 - $38,600
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 164

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $30,440

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Entry-Level Claims Processors, Richmond provides a pay rate that is 12 percent greater than the national average. Entry-Level Claims Processors will also find cushy salaries in Tampa (+5 percent).

Key Stats for Claims Processor

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
11%
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Skills That Affect Claims Processor Salaries

Insurance
▲1%

Claim Handling
▼0%

Customer Service
▼0%

National Average
$30,000

Medical Coding
▼2%

Billing
▼4%

Data Entry
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 21%
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