Average Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator with Medical Terminology Skills Salary

$54,377
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$2,000
Bonus
$2,180
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The average salary for a Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator with Medical Terminology skills is $54,377.
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$40k - $77k
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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 Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS), Sedgwick and Geico. Reported salaries are highest at Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) where the average pay is $62,626. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Sedgwick, earning around $61,000. Geico pays the lowest at around $55,647. Usaa Insurance also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $56,389.

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Popular Skills for Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator

Skills in Negotiation and Litigation Case Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service, Insurance 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 $46,011 based on 16 salaries. An early career Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,351 based on 178 salaries. A mid-career Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,167 based on 100 salaries. An experienced Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,758 based on 97 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $68,844.
Employees with Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 36.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (29.2% more) and San Diego, California (18.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (7.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 457 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.5%
Early Career
38.9%
Mid Career
21.9%
Experienced
21.2%
Late Career
14.4%