Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Senior Claims Adjuster is $68,585
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Claims Adjusters?
An early career Senior Claims Adjuster with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $60,022 based on 146 salaries. A mid-career Senior Claims Adjuster with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,636 based on 248 salaries. An experienced …Read more
What Do Senior Claims Adjusters Do?
Senior claims adjusters work in the insurance field, often in a supervisory capacity. They oversee claims made on policies within their field or area. They also may work with junior adjusters to process and make final decisions in the claims process based upon those junior adjusters' recommendation.
The main part of a senior claims adjuster’s career is to be a decision maker. They are called upon to make decisions on incident claims by insured customers on validity and the claimant's policy …Read more
- Handle claims from initiation to closure, and then analyze aggregate data to improve processes.
- Manage costs, create estimates, and identify risks and potential budget problems.
- Communicate with clients, brokers and others about claim status and available services.
- Coordinate across teams to create and execute plans to reach organizational goals.