Entry-Level Insurance Claims Adjuster Salary

An average Entry-Level Insurance Claims Adjuster can expect to take home roughly $45K annually. Total cash compensation to Entry-Level Insurance Claims Adjusters ranges from $32K on the lower end to $59K on the higher end; the final number includes potential for approximately $5K each from bonuses and profit sharing in exceptional cases. The company is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. The majority of Entry-Level Insurance Claims Adjusters claim high levels of job satisfaction. Men make up a slight majority of Entry-Level Insurance Claims Adjusters (51 percent) who responded to the survey. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$34,788 - $58,069
$35K
$45K
$58K
MEDIAN: $44,700
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$13.10 - $22.69
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$23
MEDIAN: $17.18
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$34,788 - $58,069  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,147  
Profit Sharing
$204.26 - $4,932  
Commission
$8,090  
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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$32,220 - $58,632  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 521
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$13.10 - $22.69  
   
Overtime
$20.80 - $41.97  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,147  
   
Commission
$8,090  
Profit Sharing
$204.26 - $4,932  
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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$32,220 - $58,632  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 135

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Allstate, Progressive Casualty Insurance Company, State Farm Insurance Company, Geico, and Usaa Insurance are top-notch employers for Entry-Level Insurance Claims Adjusters in this area. Heading up the field in terms of compensation, The Travelers Companies, Inc. offers the most; Entry-Level Insurance Claims Adjusters earn $57K on average there. Progressive Casualty Insurance Company, Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, and Farmers Insurance Group are a few other companies that offer generous salaries, with Entry-Level Insurance Claims Adjusters earning around $50K, $49K, or $46K at each firm, respectively.

Also approaching the lower end are State Farm Insurance Company at $38K, Esurance, Inc. at $39K, and Usaa Insurance at $41K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $43,707

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

For Entry-Level Insurance Claims Adjusters, working in the bustling city of Chicago has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Entry-Level Insurance Claims Adjusters can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Raleigh (+10 percent), Atlanta (+8 percent), Los Angeles (+8 percent), and Colorado Springs (+6 percent). Des Moines is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 12 percent. Employers also pay below the national average in Tampa (12 percent lower) and Gainesville (7 percent lower).

Key Stats for Insurance Claims Adjuster

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 83 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Insurance Claims Adjuster Salaries

Construction Estimating
▲10%

▲6%



▲1%

National Average
$44,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 83 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 11%