Entry-Level Insurance Claims Representative Salary

Entry-Level Insurance Claims Representatives can expect only a modest salary, with average pay of just $40K per year. Cash earnings for Entry-Level Insurance Claims Representatives — which occasionally include more than $4K from bonuses and more than $5K from profit sharing — stretch from around $28K to approximately $50K. Residence and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. There are more female Entry-Level Insurance Claims Representatives who answered the questionnaire than male, making up 64 percent. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Most Entry-Level Insurance Claims Representatives report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$31,244 - $50,759
$31K
$40K
$51K
MEDIAN: $40,349
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$12.25 - $19.84
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MEDIAN: $15.16
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$0$50K
Salary $31,244 - $50,759
Bonus $0.00 - $4,133
Profit Sharing $484.79 - $4,637
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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$27,628 - $49,579
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 115
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $12.25 - $19.84
Overtime $13.63 - $33.92
Annual Data $0$49K
Bonus $0.00 - $4,133
Profit Sharing $484.79 - $4,637
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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$27,628 - $49,579
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 108

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Popular Employer Salaries for Insurance Claims Representative


Entry-Level Insurance Claims Representatives flock to Geico, Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, Farmers Insurance Group, State Farm Insurance Company, and AAA Insurance Company, highly regarded companies that employ a generous number of people in this profession. Farmers Insurance Group offers the largest salaries in town — $42K on average.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $36,637

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

For Entry-Level Insurance Claims Representatives, working in the bustling city of Dallas has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Entry-Level Insurance Claims Representatives will also find cushy salaries in New York (+9 percent). In Tampa, salaries are 14 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. Houston and Macon are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 2 percent lower and 1 percent lower, respectively.

Insurance Claims Representative Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Insurance Claims Representative in Champaign:
"My Title."
Customer service is the number one thing you have to keep in mind.

Insurance Claims Representative in St. Louis:
"Stressful at times."
Time management skills are what keep you running your desk and the desk doesn't run you.

Key Stats for Insurance Claims Representative

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
9%
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Skills That Affect Insurance Claims Representative Salaries

▲13%

Insurance
▲5%


Customer Service
▼0%

National Average
$37,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 14%
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