Claims Examiner V Salary in the United States

How much does a Claims Examiner V make in the United States? The average Claims Examiner V salary in the United States is $109,403 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $96,821 and $123,854. 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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. Communicates with agents, claimants, and policy holders. Determines settlement according to organization practices and procedures. May require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in "solution" or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Typically requires 10+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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    Claims Examiner IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Claims Examiner V

    10 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Claims Supervisor II

    3 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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