€29,391
Avg. Salary
€17.00
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

€1,375

Bonus

€800

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Claims Handler is €17.00 per hour.

The average pay for a Claims Handler is €29,391 per year.

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MEDIAN €29,391
€20,040 - €42,976
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Salary €20,040 - €42,976
Bonus €498 - €5,872
Profit Sharing €800
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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€20,303 - €46,276
  • Country: Ireland
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 23 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 83

Job Description for Claims Handler

A claims handler typically works for an insurance company and is in charge of determining whether a claim is legitimate or fraudulent, as well as determining a payout for legitimate claims. They work directly with clients, adjusters, and company representatives in the course of their work. On a day-to-day basis, a claims handler is responsible for guiding people through the claims process, filing documents, interviewing people who have filed claims, and analyzing submitted claims. They are also tasked with sharing claim information with company representatives. Other responsibilities include contacting brokers to help determine whether claims are legitimate, updating client files, and performing other office work. A claims handler usually works full time in an office setting. Travel may be required depending on the company.

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Claims Handler Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

3%

-22%

National Average: €29,881

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Claims Handler Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Claims Handler?

Claims Handler in Dublin:
"Really enjoy my job."
Pros: All aspects of it.
Cons: The wages

Claims Handler in Dundalk:
"Stressful."
Pros: The people I work with are friendly.
Cons: Some customers do not supply correct information.

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Key Stats for Claims Handler

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Claims Handler Salaries

▲32%

▲3%

National Average
€30,000

▼23%

Skills That Affect Claims Handler Salaries

▲2%

National Average
€30,000


Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 61%