Claims Adjuster in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

Claims Adjusters in Atlanta, Ga. take home approximately $49K annually on average. In this profession, nearly all enjoy medical and dental coverage, and a strong majority have vision insurance, as well. Men working as Atlanta Claims Adjusters who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 52 percent. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$36,140 - $75,329
$36K
$49K
$75K
MEDIAN: $49,500
10%
50%
90%

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$17.57 - $23.49
$19
MEDIAN: $18.72
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$0$75K
Salary $36,140 - $75,329
Bonus $240.88 - $3,091
Profit Sharing $600
Total Pay (?
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$36,306 - $73,974
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 29
Hourly Data $0$28
Hourly Rate $18.72
Overtime $28.91
Annual Data $0$73K
Bonus $240.88 - $3,091
Profit Sharing $600
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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$36,306 - $73,974
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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.

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Claims Adjuster Tasks

  • Investigate and analyze insurance claims to determine extent of insurance company's liability.
  • Negotiate settlement of claims, calculate and authorize payment of claim settlements in accordance with policy and coverage.
  • Compile information derived from correspondence with claimant, witnesses and medical specialists.

About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

Claims Adjuster Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Claims Adjuster

Pay by Experience for a Claims Adjuster has a positive trend. An entry-level Claims Adjuster with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 27 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Claims Adjuster with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Claims Adjuster which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 11 salaries. A Claims Adjuster with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Claims Adjuster

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Claims Adjuster Salaries

▲16%

Late-Career
▲15%

▼0%

National Average
$49,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Claims Adjuster Salaries

▲4%

National Average
$49,000



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
no benefits
None: 3%