Entry-Level Insurance Claims Representative Salary

Entry-Level Insurance Claims Representatives aren't exactly in the most profitable line of business; these folks earn a belt-tightening average of $40K annually. Overall cash earnings for Entry-Level Insurance Claims Representatives stretch from $28K on the lower end to $48K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $4K from bonuses and $7K from profit sharing. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Female Entry-Level Insurance Claims Representatives make up most of the survey respondents at 71 percent. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. Work is enjoyable for Entry-Level Insurance Claims Representatives, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$30,853 - $49,520
$31K
$40K
$50K
MEDIAN: $40,288
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$11.89 - $19.13
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MEDIAN: $15.04
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$30,853 - $49,520  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,102  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $7,272  
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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$27,917 - $47,854  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 111
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$11.89 - $19.13  
   
Overtime
$10.25 - $26.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,102  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $7,272  
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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$27,917 - $47,854  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 95

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Geico, Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, Farmers Insurance Group, State Farm Insurance Company, and AAA Insurance Company are top-notch employers for Entry-Level Insurance Claims Representatives in this area. The biggest paychecks can be found at Farmers Insurance Group — the median salary there is $42K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $36,530

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

Dallas offers some of the highest pay in the country for Entry-Level Insurance Claims Representatives, 14 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Insurance Claims Representatives will also find cushy salaries in New York (+9 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Tampa, 13 percent below the national average.

Insurance Claims Representative Advice

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

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
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 31 votes.
Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
9%
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Skills That Affect Insurance Claims Representative Salaries

▲14%

Insurance
▲6%


Customer Service
▼0%

National Average
$37,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 12%