Salary for Claims Examiners for Property and Casualty Insurance

Also known as:  Claims Analyst, Fire Claims Adjuster, Health Claims Examiner, Health Insurance Adjuster, Independent Insurance Adjuster, Medical Claims Analyst, Medical Claims Examiner, Property and Casualty Insurance Claims Examiner, Property Damage Claims Adjustor, Reinsurance Claims Analyst helps finance professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Claims examiners working in the areas of property and casualty insurance review insurance claims that have been settled in order to ensure that decisions were made according to company policy, and in accordance with local, state, and federal regulations. They search for irregularities including overpayments and underpayments, and when necessary confer with the insurance firm's legal counsel on claims that require litigation. The majority of professionals in this field have obtained a college degree, and have several years of experience in the insurance industry.

A Claims Examiner, Property or Casualty Insurance can get an average compensation that can range from 40000 - 60000 depending on education and tenure levels. Claims Examiners, Property and Casualty Insurance can get average salaries of Fifty Nine Thousand dollars yearly.

Claims Examiners, Property and Casualty Insurance are paid at the highest level in the District of Columbia, where they receive average compensation of near $77180. Employees in this career can make the most money in Public Administration, where they can earn salary pay of $71250.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 24.54 percent nationwide in that time.
Claims Examiners for Property and Casualty Insurance tend to make the most in the following industries
Information $71,250
Public Administration $64,910
Utilities $64,450
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $62,770
Other Services (except Public Administration) $60,610
Management of Companies and Enterprises $59,310
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $50,940
Health Care and Social Assistance $54,140
Educational Services $55,550
Manufacturing $56,060
Transportation and Warehousing $56,110
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $56,300