The average pay for an Insurance Claims Specialist in Chicago, Illinois is $57,325 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Negotiation, Insurance, Customer Service, and Claim Handling. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$33,221 - $84,424
$33K
$57K
$84K
MEDIAN: $57,325
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$15.45 - $17.27
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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Salary
$33,221 - $84,424  
   
Bonus
$1,400  
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$32,135 - $85,024  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Hourly Rate
$16.10  
   
Overtime
$24.00  
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$1,400  
   
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$32,135 - $85,024  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Key Stats for Insurance Claims Specialist

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Insurance Claims Specialist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 46%

National Average
$41,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Skills That Affect Insurance Claims Specialist Salaries

Negotiation
up arrow 48%

Insurance
up arrow 24%

Customer Service
up arrow 24%

Claim Handling
up arrow 13%

National Average
$41,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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