Claims Supervisor, Insurance Salary (United States)

Insurance Claims Supervisors with more than 10 years of experience in their profession represent more than half of Insurance Claims Supervisors in the United States. Salaries average out to around $63,455 annually and spread from $39,654 to $87,030 per year. Overall cash income ranges from $41,512 near the bottom to $83,874) near the top; it includes potential earnings of $8,385 from bonuses and $11,635 from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Career duration is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. The majority in this profession are lucky enough to receive benefits; most get medical and dental insurance, and a majority get vision plans, too. Women make up a slight majority of Insurance Claims Supervisors (53 percent). For the most part, Insurance Claims Supervisors enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
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$41,512 - $83,874
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MEDIAN: $63,565
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Claims Supervisor, Insurance Salary (?
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$14.68 - $29.22
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National Salary Data

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Salary
$41,512 - $83,874  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,385  
Profit Sharing
$1,555 - $11,635  
Total Pay (?
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$39,654 - $87,030  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 432
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$14.68 - $29.22  
   
Overtime
$20.36 - $34.42  
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,385  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,555 - $11,635  
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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$39,654 - $87,030  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 46
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Job Description for Claims Supervisor, Insurance

Insurance claims supervisors are responsible for managing their claims adjusters to ensure they are performing their duties to the supervisor’s satisfaction. They also help evaluate claims cases to decide whether payment would be justified; if they believe payment is justified, then the supervisor or their subordinates process the claims and submit the payment. These supervisors also meet with legal counsel if a case requires litigation. Another task performed by insurance claims supervisors is interviewing individuals who submit claims, as well as other people who are involved with the case, such as doctors, employers, and witnesses.
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Claims Supervisor, Insurance Tasks
  • Supervise the claims staff; interpret and ensure consistence application of departmental and company policies, practices and procedures.
  • Investigates out of guidelines inquiries, and ensures compliance to procedures, proper services and settlement of claims.
  • Assist in hiring, training and reviewing performance of staff.
  • Perform routine quality control inspections of work performed.

Common Career Paths for Claims Supervisor, Insurance

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As Insurance Claims Supervisors make advancements in their career path, salaries may climb. Typically, those in less important roles may make $8,221 less annually than those in higher-end positions, such as Insurance Claims Manager. It is not uncommon for a Insurance Claims Supervisor to continue on to become a Claims Supervisor or a Claims Manager.

Claims Supervisor, Insurance Job Listings

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Popular Skills for Claims Supervisor, Insurance

Just a handful of professional skills are reported by Insurance Claims Supervisors who took the survey. Training and Insurance are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay by 6 percent and 5 percent respectively. For most people, competency in Claim Handling indicates knowledge of Training.

Pay by Experience Level for Claims Supervisor, Insurance

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For Insurance Claims Supervisors, level of experience is overall a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation—more experience does not yield dramatically higher pay—and pay raises are largely incremental. Starting out, salaries fall in the $50K range but grow to $63K after five to 10 years. Earnings total $66K after one to two decades. Insurance Claims Supervisors experience only minor salary growth after working for two decades, bringing in around $77K. Insurance Claims Supervisors with one to 10 years of experience are most common in the field, followed by those with 10 to 20 years and more than 20 years. Workers who have been working for more than 20 years are hardest to find.

Pay Difference By Location

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National Average
$63,000
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Surpassing the national average by 14 percent, Insurance Claims Supervisors in Philadelphia receive some of the highest pay in the country. Insurance Claims Supervisors will also find cushy salaries in Minneapolis (+11 percent).

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Experience Affects Claims Supervisor, Insurance Salaries

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$63,000
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Skills That Affect Claims Supervisor, Insurance Salaries

Claim Handling
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$63,000

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
53%
female alumni
 
Male
47%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 8%
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