The average salary for a Claims Adjuster in Canada is C$51,124.
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Job Description for Claims Adjuster
A claims adjustor is the point person for an insurance company when the company receives a claim. They normally travel to a location and inspect damage, make notes, and ask questions. The claims adjustor assesses information and make recommendations for how the insurance company proceeds in resolving the claim. Because the claims adjustor usually deals with individuals in high-stress situations, they must have a professional and compassionate demeanor. They must frequently ask difficult questio…Read more
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Popular Employer Salaries for Claims Adjuster
The top respondents for the job title Claims Adjuster are from the companies Crawford and Company, Aviva Canada Inc. and Intact Insurance Company. Reported salaries are highest at The Economical Insurance Company where the average pay is C$57,385. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include The Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company and Intact, earning around C$57,274 and C$54,848, respectively. ClaimsPro pays the lowest at around C$42,268. Crawford and Company and Aviva Canada Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying C$42,500 and C$47,219, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Claims Adjuster
Oral / Verbal Communication
Skills in Claim Handling, Customer Service and Negotiation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Oral / Verbal Communication and Insurance.
Pay by Experience Level for Claims Adjuster
An entry-level Claims Adjuster with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$43,987 based on 18 salaries. An early career Claims Adjuster with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$48,584 based on 173 salaries. A mid-career Claims Adjuster with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$54,094 based on 99 salaries. An experienced Claims Adjuster with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$58,698 based on 54 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$64,306.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Claims Adjuster in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 12.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (9.5% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (4.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Mississauga, Ontario (11.0% less), Ottawa, Ontario (6.1% less) and Markham, Ontario (3.7% less).
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