Senior Claims Adjuster Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Senior Claims Adjuster is $62,459 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Technical Analysis and Complex Litigation Case Management. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
Senior Claims Adjuster Salary (?
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$47,879 - $84,455
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MEDIAN: $62,459
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Senior Claims Adjuster Salary (?
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$17.04 - $35.01
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MEDIAN: $24.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$47,879 - $84,455  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,061  
Profit Sharing
$1,189 - $7,419  
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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$47,481 - $87,534  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 554
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$17.04 - $35.01  
   
Overtime
$24.36 - $53.76  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,061  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,189 - $7,419  
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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$47,481 - $87,534  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 35
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Job Description for Senior Claims Adjuster

Senior claims adjusters work in the insurance field, often in a supervisory capacity. They oversee claims made on policies within their field or area. They also may work with junior adjusters to process and make final decisions in the claims process based upon those junior adjusters' recommendation.
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Senior Claims Adjuster Tasks
  • Communicate with clients, brokers and others about claim status and available services.
  • Coordinate across teams to create and execute plans to reach organizational goals.
  • Handle claims from initiation to closure, and then analyze aggregate data to improve processes.
  • Manage costs, create estimates, and identify risks and potential budget problems.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Claims Adjuster

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

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Philadelphia
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Austin
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Chicago
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Charlotte
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Orange
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Fort Lauderdale
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Hartford
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National Average
$63,000
St. Louis
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Richmond
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Atlanta
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Orlando
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San Antonio
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Experience Affects Senior Claims Adjuster Salaries

National Average
$63,000

Skills That Affect Senior Claims Adjuster Salaries

Technical Analysis
up arrow 18%
Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 14%
Construction Estimating
up arrow 9%
Negotiation
0%
National Average
$63,000
Customer Service
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Claim Handling
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Litigation Case Management
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Investigation
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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
57%
female alumni
 
Male
43%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
37%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 86%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 6%
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