Average Mid-Career Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator Salary

$54,595
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,150
Bonus
$2,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator is $54,595.
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$40k
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$55k
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$75k
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$40k - $75k
Bonus
$160 - $7k
Profit Sharing
$737 - $6k
Total Pay
$35k - $75k

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Job Description for Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator

Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator Tasks
  • Perform detailed investigations, field audits, and telephone interviews to research claims.
  • Follow and maintain claims management guidelines.
  • Provide updates on customer problems and safety or policy violations.
  • Maintain documentation of claim and claim denial, and report on pending claims and findings to the Claims Manager.

Popular Employer Salaries for Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator

The top respondents for the job title Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator are from the companies Sedgwick, Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) and Matrix Absence Management, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Usaa Insurance where the average pay is $57,461. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS), earning around $56,250. Matrix Absence Management, Inc. pays the lowest at around $42,438. Sedgwick also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $52,789.

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Popular Skills for Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator

Skills in Negotiation and Medical Terminology are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Insurance, Customer Service and Claim Handling.

Pay by Experience Level for Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator

An entry-level Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $44,117 based on 177 salaries. An early career Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,798 based on 1,030 salaries. An experienced Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,316 based on 608 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $68,410.
Employees with Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 28.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Tampa, Florida (10.9% more) and Richmond, Virginia (5.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (13.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,250 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.9%
Early Career
45.8%
Experienced
27.0%
Late Career
19.3%