Claims Clerk III Salary in the United States

How much does a Claims Clerk III make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Claims Clerk III in the United States is $24 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $21 and $27. Hourly rate 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Reviews insurance claim forms and supporting documents for completeness and accuracy and obtains missing information as necessary. Inputs claim information into system for processing. Verifies coverage eligibility. Calculates settlement amounts according to guidelines. Processes routine claim payments. Requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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24

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25
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Career Path for this job

  1. Down a level:

    Claims Clerk II

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. This Job:

    Claims Clerk III

    2 - 5 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  3. Up a level:

    Claims Manager

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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