Senior Claims Adjuster Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Senior Claims Adjuster is $63,133 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 Total Pay (?
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$47,533 - $85,567
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MEDIAN: $63,133
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Senior Claims Adjuster Total Pay (?
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$17.41 - $35.31
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National Salary Data

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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$47,533 - $85,567  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,968  
Profit Sharing
$1,171 - $7,839  
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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$47,119 - $88,685  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 499
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$17.41 - $35.31  
   
Overtime
$24.12 - $46.38  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,968  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,171 - $7,839  
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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$47,119 - $88,685  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 499
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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 Difference By Location
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Philadelphia
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Dallas
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Austin
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Seattle
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Chicago
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Charlotte
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Sacramento
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Orange
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Fort Lauderdale
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National Average
$64,000
St. Louis
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Atlanta
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Richmond
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Orlando
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Experience Affects Senior Claims Adjuster Salaries

National Average
$64,000
Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Senior Claims Adjuster Salaries

Technical Analysis
up arrow 17%
Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 12%
Construction Estimating
up arrow 7%
Negotiation
up arrow 1%
National Average
$64,000
Customer Service
up arrow 1%
Claim Handling
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Investigation
up arrow 15%
Litigation Case Management
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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
22%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
34%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 86%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 6%
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