The average hourly pay for an Insurance Claims Processor is $15.23.
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Job Description for Insurance Claims Processor
Insurance claims processors evaluate whether to issue a payment (and how much) on an insurance claim by a policy-holder. Those in this position may work alongside investigators or other claims agents to establish the validity and accuracy of claims; then, they will determine whether the policy offers coverage and issue the appropriate payment. Many insurance claims simply require accuracy assessments; for medical insurance claims, for example, the processor simply ensures that all necessary for…Read more
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Popular Skills for Insurance Claims Processor
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Skills in Customer Service, Claim Handling, Data Processing, Medicaid Claims and Medical Terminology are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Insurance Claims Processor
An entry-level Insurance Claims Processor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.34 based on 10 salaries. An early career Insurance Claims Processor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.74 based on 80 salaries. A mid-career Insurance Claims Processor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.98 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Insurance Claims Processor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.83 based on 29 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $19.
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