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Claims Adjuster I in the United States

How much does a Claims Adjuster I earn in the United States? The average Claims Adjuster I salary in the United States is $45,562 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $41,085 and $50,656. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Denies, settles, or authorizes payments to routine property/casualty claims based on coverage, appraisal, and verifiable damage. Corresponds with policyholders, claimants, witnesses, attorneys, etc. to gather important information to support contested insurance claims. Makes recommendations for settlement of routine property/casualty claims based on coverage, appraisal, and verifiable damage. Prepares reports of investigation findings. May conduct field evaluations to inspect and document damage or loss. Typically requires an associate's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience.

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  1. This Job:

    Claims Adjuster I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Claims Adjuster II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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