The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Insurance Claims Specialist with Claim Handling skills is $16.98.
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Job Description for Insurance Claims Specialist
An insurance claim specialist’s job is to facilitate the processing of claims. They must make sure that all regulations are followed and must be very detail-oriented. A college degree is often preferred, but it is not always necessary for this position. Knowledge of computers is very necessary, as they must be able to use software and run reports specific to their line of work. Insurance claim specialists must be able to sit or stand for extended periods of time, due to the nature of their wor…Read more
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Popular Skills for Insurance Claims Specialist
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Skills in Negotiation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Analysis, Medical Coding, Customer Service and Insurance.
Pay by Experience Level for Insurance Claims Specialist
An entry-level Insurance Claims Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.60 based on 38 salaries. An early career Insurance Claims Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.61 based on 446 salaries. An experienced Insurance Claims Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.19 based on 322 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
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Employees with Insurance Claims Specialist in their job title in Jacksonville, Florida earn an average of 2.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (0.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Birmingham, Alabama (10.1% less).
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