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Senior Claims Adjuster Salary

The average pay for a Senior Claims Adjuster is $63,722 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.

$48,530 - $83,386
(Median)
$49K
$64K
$83K
MEDIAN: $63,721
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$16.88 - $34.42
(Median)
$17
$24
$34
MEDIAN: $23.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$48,530 - $83,386  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,365  
Profit Sharing
$502 - $8,059  
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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$48,028 - $86,364  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 824
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$16.88 - $34.42  
   
Overtime
$24.19 - $53.94  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,365  
   
Profit Sharing
$502 - $8,059  
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).
)
$48,028 - $86,364  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 52

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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.

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Experience Affects Senior Claims Adjuster Salaries



National Average
$64,000



Skills That Affect Senior Claims Adjuster Salaries

Technical Analysis
up arrow 15%


Litigation Case Management
up arrow 4%

Negotiation
up arrow 1%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 1%

National Average
$64,000

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Claim Handling
up arrow 2%

Investigation
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 155 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
37%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 7%