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Claims Processing Clerk in the United States

How much does a Claims Processing Clerk earn in the United States? The average Claims Processing Clerk salary in the United States is $31,730 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $28,611 and $35,161. 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 inputting new claims, processing payments, conducting billing research and responding to telephone inquires. Determines whether to return, deny, or pay claims according to organizational policies and procedures. Reviews and dispositions claims. Prepares daily reports for claims management team. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience.

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  1. This Job:

    Claims Processing Clerk

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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    Claims Processing Clerk, Sr.

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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