Insurance Claims Specialist Salary

The average pay for an Insurance Claims Specialist is $50,060 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Litigation Case Management and Negotiation.
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$30,955 - $77,887
(Median)
$31K
$50K
$78K
MEDIAN: $50,060
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$11.41 - $20.34
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$30,955 - $77,887  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,133  
Profit Sharing
$483.68 - $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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$26,271 - $71,633  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 587
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.41 - $20.34  
   
Overtime
$12.82 - $33.40  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,133  
   
Profit Sharing
$483.68 - $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).
)
$26,271 - $71,633  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 496
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Job Description for Insurance Claims Specialist

The insurance claims specialist's primary role involves handling the paperwork for insurance customers and the companies they work for. Insurance claims specialists explain insurance coverage to customers and potential customers, as well. They also provide guidance to customers when a claim is made, such as directing them to mechanics or repairmen whom the insurance company will work with.

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Insurance Claims Specialist Tasks

  • Analyzes and interprets insurance policy in order to answer client's questions.
  • Works with insurance provider to obtain temporary car, house, or funds for the client.
  • Assists client in filing claims and handling other claim related correspondence.
  • Assesses damages and meets with insurance personnel to receive compensation for the client.

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Experience Affects Insurance Claims Specialist Salaries




National Average
$39,000


Skills That Affect Insurance Claims Specialist Salaries

Litigation Case Management
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National Average
$39,000

Customer Service
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Insurance
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Medical Terminology
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Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 209 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 14%
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