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Claims Manager in the United States

How much does a Claims Manager earn in the United States? The average Claims Manager salary in the United States is $105,101 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $91,711 and $117,534. 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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Responsible for managing the insurance claims department composed of Examiners and Adjusters. Operates of one or more claims processing units, including the timely and proper disposition of claims in accordance with coverage amounts. Oversees insurance claims for personal, property, or casualty loss based on coverage, appraisal, and verifiable damage. Ensures complete and sound claim settlements, legal reviews and investigations in accordance with company policies and procedures. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. Typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. Typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience.

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    Claims Analyst

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Claims Manager


    Bachelor's Degree

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    Claims Director


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