$45,849
Avg. Salary
$16.40
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,995

Bonus

$2,909

Profit Sharing

$5,250

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Insurance Claims Representative is $16.40 per hour.

The median Insurance Claims Representative has a base pay of $45,849. Salaries generally range from $33k to $72k. The median bonus is $1,995. Skills that can affect salary include Claim Handling, Customer Service, Negotiation, Insurance.
$12.82
10%
$16.40
50%
$22.96
90%
MEDIAN $16.40
$33k
10%
$46k
50%
$72k
90%
MEDIAN $45,849
$33,204 - $72,369
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$72K
MEDIAN: $45,849
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$12.82 - $22.96
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$0$72K
Salary $33,204 - $72,369
Bonus $98.03 - $6,900
Profit Sharing $397 - $7,159
Commission $5,250
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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$28,926 - $67,762
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 370
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $12.82 - $22.96
Overtime $15.48 - $51.66
Annual Data $0$67K
Bonus $98.03 - $6,900
Commission $5,250
Profit Sharing $397 - $7,159
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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$28,926 - $67,762
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 320

Job Description for Insurance Claims Representative

Insurance claims representatives take claim information from customers when they have been in accidents or need to make additional claims; the insurance may be in automotive, life, or real estate. These representatives gather all of the information needed in order to file a claim and help the customer determine their next steps.

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Insurance Claims Representative Pay By Employer

$0$97K

$70,707

$40,414

Geico
11 profiles
$39,962

$36,650

$45,938

Amica Insurance
3 profiles
$34,646

$57,250

Common Career Paths for Insurance Claims Representative


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Though it's uncommon, some Insurance Claims Representatives move into roles as Insurance Claims Managers, where pay is an average $72K per year. Career advancement for the typical Insurance Claims Representative often leads to becoming a Claims Examiner or Investigator or an Insurance Claims Specialist; median salaries in these positions are $6K higher and $1K higher, respectively.

Insurance Claims Representative Job Listings

Popular Skills for Insurance Claims Representative


Survey takers who work as Insurance Claims Representatives usually report a few specific skills. Fortunate workers who know Negotiation command much higher paychecks, scoring salaries 24 percent above average. Those familiar with Claim Handling also tend to know Negotiation.

Pay by Experience Level for Insurance Claims Representative

Pay by Experience for an Insurance Claims Representative has a positive trend. An entry-level Insurance Claims Representative with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 206 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Insurance Claims Representative with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 81 salaries. An experienced Insurance Claims Representative which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 94 salaries. An Insurance Claims Representative with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 48 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

34%

20%

-9%

-11%

-11%

-15%

National Average: $40,545

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

For Insurance Claims Representatives, working in the bustling city of Aurora has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Insurance Claims Representatives will also find cushy salaries in Richmond (+33 percent), Sacramento (+33 percent), New York (+23 percent), and Tacoma (+8 percent). Insurance Claims Representatives in Nashville make 25 percent less than the national average, proving that location is a major factor in pay. Workers in Cincinnati and Tampa earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (16 percent less and 13 percent less, respectively).

Insurance Claims Representative Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Insurance Claims Representative?

Insurance Claims Representative in Portsmouth:
"Love the area."
Pros: Location to ocean and mountains
Cons: Opportunities

Insurance Claims Representative in Champaign:
"My Title."
Customer service is the number one thing you have to keep in mind.

Insurance Claims Representative in St. Louis:
"Stressful at times."
Time management skills are what keep you running your desk and the desk doesn't run you.

Insurance Claims Representative in Kansas City:
"Good people, Crappy work."
Pros: The people and the education make a huge difference.
Cons: The work load, the unrealistic expectations.

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Key Stats for Insurance Claims Representative

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 148 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Insurance Claims Representative Salaries

▲50%

▲19%

National Average
$41,000

▼3%

▼10%

Skills That Affect Insurance Claims Representative Salaries

▲20%

National Average
$41,000



Insurance
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 148 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 12%