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Claims Examiner, Sr. in the United States

How much does a Claims Examiner, Sr. earn in the United States? The average Claims Examiner, Sr. salary in the United States is $54,988 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $48,644 and $63,580. 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

Reviews, evaluates and processes insurance claims and makes recommendations for resolution. Examines, and authorizes insurance claims investigated by insurance adjusters. Studies reports prepared by adjusters and similar claims to determine the extent of insurance coverage and validity of the claim. Has contact with agents, claimants, and policy holders. Determines settlement according to organization practices and procedures. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience.

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    Claims Examiner

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Claims Examiner, Sr.

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Claims Supervisor II

    3 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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