Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator with Negotiation Skills Salary

Earnings for Claims Examiners and Investigators with Negotiation skills come in at around $56K per year on average. Total incomes of Claims Examiners and Investigators with Negotiation skills incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $8K from bonuses and close to $7K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $40K and $80K. The company is the main element affecting pay for this group — career duration and location are driving factors as well. For the most part, Claims Examiners and Investigators with Negotiation skills enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$41,527 - $78,326
$42K
$56K
$78K
MEDIAN: $56,327
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$15.87 - $32.99
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$0$80K
Salary $41,527 - $78,326
Bonus $488.32 - $8,579
Profit Sharing $515 - $7,878
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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$39,658 - $80,024
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 398
Hourly Data $0$49
Hourly Rate $15.87 - $32.99
Hourly Tips $7.92
Overtime $22.60 - $49.38
Annual Data $0$80K
Bonus $488.32 - $8,579
Profit Sharing $515 - $7,878
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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$39,658 - $80,024
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 80

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Popular Employer Salaries for Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator


Claims Examiners and Investigators with Negotiation skills flock to Geico, Sedgwick, Usaa Insurance, Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS), and Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, highly regarded companies that employ a generous number of people in this profession. For Claims Examiners and Investigators with Negotiation skills, comfortable salaries can be found at Liberty Mutual Insurance Group; in fact, median earnings sit around $67K, the highest in the area. Claims Examiners and Investigators with Negotiation skills will also find cushy salaries at Usaa Insurance (+$61K), Geico (+$58K), and Progressive Casualty Insurance Company (+$57K).

Also approaching the lower end are Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) at $50K, Sedgwick at $51K, and Progressive Casualty Insurance Company at $57K.

Pay by Experience Level for Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator

Pay by Experience for a Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator has a positive trend. An entry-level Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 182 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 132 salaries. An experienced Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 122 salaries. A Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 64 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $57,258

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

Los Angeles offers some of the highest pay in the country for Claims Examiners and Investigators with Negotiation skills, 14 percent above the national average. Claims Examiners and Investigators with Negotiation skills will also find cushy salaries in Boston (+6 percent), Philadelphia (+2 percent), Dallas (+2 percent), and Atlanta (+1 percent). Falling short of the national average by 16 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Orlando. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include St. Louis (15 percent lower) and Phoenix (13 percent lower).

Key Stats for Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 111 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator Salaries

Late-Career
▲19%

Experienced
▲8%

National Average
$57,000

▼1%

▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 111 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 9%
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