The average salary for a Claims Administrator in Canada is C$38,339.
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Job Description for Claims Administrator
A claims administrator is responsible for working with insurance claims in the medical/healthcare field, as well as property insurance. These administrators are employed by a variety of organizations, but generally work within office environments and keep traditional weekly business hours, although overtime may occasionally be necessary. An associate’s degree in an area such as public administration is often required, and some employers prefer those with a bachelor’s degree in a related field. M…Read more
Claims Administrator Tasks
- Coordinate insurance process across departments, tracking claims and reporting on aggregate metrics.
- Support and mentor staff in insurance resources, standards, data, and contacts.
- Review claim submissions and determine eligibility and level of coverage.
- Prepare and monitor insurance budgets and report on exceptional circumstances.
- File claims, enter data, and update databases with current daily information.
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Popular Skills for Claims Administrator
Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Administration, Customer Service and Claim Handling.
Pay by Experience Level for Claims Administrator
An early career Claims Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$37,803 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Claims Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$41,546 based on 7 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Claims Administrator in their job title in Mississauga, Ontario earn an average of 34.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (6.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (10.0% less).
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