Claims Supervisor Salary

Claims Supervisors who are practiced in their profession and carry more than 10 years of experience make up just below three-fifths of Claims Supervisors. Pay fluctuates from $40K to $93K per year, but expected earnings average $67K per year. Including potential bonuses and profit sharing proceeds (more than $12K for each in exceptional cases) overall income bottoms out near $40K and hits $93K on the high end. Earnings for this group are mostly affected by the company, followed by the particular city and experience level. Medical and dental coverage is claimed by a large number, and a fair number earn vision coverage. Women Claims Supervisors who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. For the most part, Claims Supervisors enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$45,416 - $89,772
$45K
$65K
$90K
MEDIAN: $65,478
10%
50%
90%

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$12.94 - $32.88
$13
$21
$33
MEDIAN: $20.91
10%
50%
90%

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$0$92K
Salary $45,416 - $89,772
Bonus $1,409 - $11,920
Profit Sharing $1,454 - $10,406
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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$40,897 - $92,760
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 266
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $12.94 - $32.88
Overtime $31.00
Annual Data $0$92K
Bonus $1,409 - $11,920
Profit Sharing $1,454 - $10,406
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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$40,897 - $92,760
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 37

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Job Description for Claims Supervisor

Claim supervisors oversee a staff of service representatives as they do intake on claims that clients present to the company. These supervisors help reduce the backlog of claims, communicate with their employees and clients about claim issues, instruct their employees and clients on the terms of service for insurance policies, and make decisions regarding the nature and validity of claims that are difficult for front-line employees to judge. Claims supervisors are also in charge of monitoring the progress of their staff and reporting that progress to upper management. Additionally, they may also train new subordinates.

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Claims Supervisor Tasks

  • Supervise staff making determinations about insurance policy coverage and claims.
  • Oversee the work of outside vendors, appraisers, and adjusters.
  • Investigate, evaluate, negotiate, and settle high level claims.
  • Review claim files to ensure compliance with company policy and quality standards.

Common Career Paths for Claims Supervisor


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Claims Supervisors may enjoy increased earnings if they become Insurance Claims Managers. This seems to be a popular career move, and Insurance Claims Manager earn a slightly higher median of $72K annually.

Claims Supervisor Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Claims Supervisor


Claims Supervisors flock to Geico, Farmers Insurance Group, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc, Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc., and Progressive Casualty Insurance Company, highly regarded companies that employ a generous number of people in this profession. Progressive Casualty Insurance Company offers the largest salaries in town — $83K on average.

Pay by Experience Level for Claims Supervisor

Pay by Experience for a Claims Supervisor has a positive trend. An entry-level Claims Supervisor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 78 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Claims Supervisor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 116 salaries. An experienced Claims Supervisor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 135 salaries. A Claims Supervisor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 67 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $64,056

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

For those looking to make money, Claims Supervisors in Los Angeles enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 33 percent above the national average. Claims Supervisors will also find cushy salaries in Dallas (+9 percent), Minneapolis (+8 percent), Omaha (+7 percent), and Phoenix (+2 percent). Claims Supervisors in San Antonio take home the lowest salaries, earning a whopping 39 percent less than the national average. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Charlotte and Miami (24 percent less).

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Key Stats for Claims Supervisor

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 47 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
21%
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Experience Affects Claims Supervisor Salaries

▲24%

▲11%

National Average
$64,000

▼7%

▼19%

Skills That Affect Claims Supervisor Salaries

Negotiation
▲40%

Complex Litigation Case Management
▲28%

Performance Management
▲17%



National Average
$64,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 47 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: 6%
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