Avg. Base Salary (ZAR)
The average salary for an Insurance Claims Handler is R213,898
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Insurance Claims Handlers?
An early career Insurance Claims Handler with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R204,000 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Insurance Claims Handler with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R293,570 based on 12 salaries.
What Do Insurance Claims Handlers Do?
Insurance claims handlers are familiar to anyone who has suffered an insured loss of property. They are the individuals who investigate the validity of clients' insurance claims and help determine the compensation paid by the insurer. They look into the claim itself, and then work alongside the insurance agent and underwriters to determine the amount of covered damage and the proper amount to be paid to the policy holder.
Although the customer may be the first contact to a claims handler in …Read more