Mid-Career Insurance Claims Adjuster Salary

A big portion of take-home pay for Mid-Career Insurance Claims Adjusters — roughly two in five, in fact — arrives through commissions. This profession's median overall income is approximately $54K. In the world of Mid-Career Insurance Claims Adjusters, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $10K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $6K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $38K and $76K. Residence and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Women make up a slight majority of Mid-Career Insurance Claims Adjusters (52 percent) survey respondents. 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.

$40,856 - $70,911
$41K
$54K
$71K
MEDIAN: $53,549
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$13.83 - $28.25
$14
$19
$28
MEDIAN: $19.07
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$40,856 - $70,911  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,716  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,082  
Commission
$20,952  
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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$37,965 - $76,283  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 253
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$13.83 - $28.25  
   
Overtime
$23.36 - $50.57  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,716  
   
Commission
$20,952  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,082  
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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$37,965 - $76,283  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 52

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Many Mid-Career Insurance Claims Adjusters can be found at Farmers Insurance Group, The Travelers Companies, Inc., Geico, Progressive Casualty Insurance Company, and State Farm Insurance Company, firms that are at the top of the field. The Travelers Companies, Inc. does shell out the biggest paychecks — the median in that office is $65K — but the company pay scale is greatly mixed, meaning that workers on the low end may earn only $37K while workers on the upper end may rake in up to $96K.

Farmers Insurance Group offers the lowest pay, with a median salary of just $50K. The pay scale doesn't vary widely, either; compensation ranges from $39K to $73K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $53,545

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

Mid-Career Insurance Claims Adjusters will find that New York offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 28 percent. Mid-Career Insurance Claims Adjusters will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+24 percent), Dallas (+16 percent), Seattle (+13 percent), and Minneapolis (+9 percent). The lowest-paying market is Oklahoma City, which sits 17 percent below the national average. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include St. Louis (16 percent lower) and Phoenix (9 percent lower).

Key Stats for Insurance Claims Adjuster

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 60 votes.
5-9 years
72%
10-19 years
28%
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Skills That Affect Insurance Claims Adjuster Salaries

Construction Estimating
▲9%

▲1%


National Average
$54,000

Customer Service
▼1%

Insurance
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 60 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 13%
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