Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator in Austin, Texas Salary

The average pay for a Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator in Austin, Texas is $55,000 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Customer Service and Insurance.

$32,989 - $79,804
$33K
$53K
$80K
MEDIAN: $53,017
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50%
90%

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$12.20 - $22.60
$18
MEDIAN: $18.00
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$0$79K
Salary $32,989 - $79,804
Bonus $1,965
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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$30,773 - $77,566
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18
Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $18.00
Overtime $44.00
Annual Data $0$77K
Bonus $1,965
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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$30,773 - $77,566
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Job Description for Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator

Claim Adjuster/Examiner/Investigators are an extremely important piece to the many businesses where citizens make claims to receive financial compensation or other benefits. Without a claims investigator in an insurance company, people could just make false claims and receive money fraudulently. They could do the same for disability even if they are not disabled. The primary function of this job is deciding the legitimacy of claims, so they financially protect the business that they work for.

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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.

About Austin, Texas

Travis County, Texas
931,840
Male:
475,718 (51.1%)
Female:
456,122 (48.9%)
Austin (/ˈɒstᵻn, ˈɔː-/) is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County. It is the 11th-most populated city in the U.S and the 4th-most populated in Texas. It is the fastest growing of the 50 largest US cities and the second largest state capital city in the United States after Phoenix, Arizona. As of June 1, 2016, Austin had a population of 931,830 (U.S. Census Bureau estimate). Located in Central Texas in the foothills of Texas Hill Country, the city is home to numerous lakes, rivers, and waterways including Lady Bird Lake, Barton Springs, McKinney Falls, the Colorado River, Lake Travis, and Lake Walter E. Long. It is the cultural and economic center of the Austin–Round Rock metropolitan area, which had an estimated population of 2,010,860 as of June 1, 2016. In the 1830s, pioneers began to settle the area in central Austin along the Colorado...
Austin:
$62,250
Texas:
$55,653
$1,139
Austin:
$282,700
Texas:
$152,000
3.1%

Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator Job Listings

Key Stats for Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
26%

Experience Affects Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator Salaries

Mid-Career
▲10%

National Average
$52,000

Entry-Level
▼12%

Late-Career
▼19%

Skills That Affect Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator Salaries

Customer Service
▲8%

Insurance
▲4%

National Average
$52,000

Claim Handling
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 21%