All About Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
Career Description Review settled claims to determine that payments and settlements are made in accordance with company practices and procedures. Confer with legal counsel on claims requiring litigation. May also settle insurance claims.
Related Job Titles for this Occupation:
- Workers Compensation Claims Examiner
- Health Insurance Adjuster
- Health Claims Examiner
- Reinsurance Claims Analyst
- Workers Compensation Claims Adjuster
Job Opportunities for Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
There were about 311,100 jobs for Claims Adjuster, Examiner, or Investigator in 2016 (in the United States). There is little to no growth in job opportunities for Claims Adjuster, Examiner, or Investigator. The BLS estimates 24,500 yearly job openings in this field.
The states with the most job growth for Claims Adjuster, Examiner, or Investigator are Utah, Arizona, and Colorado. Watch out if you plan on working in Maine, District of Columbia, or Mississippi. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.
Do Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators Make A Lot Of Money?
Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators make between $39,620 and $98,660 a year.
Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators who work in Connecticut, Massachusetts, or New Jersey, make the highest salaries.
How much do Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators make in each U.S. state?
|State||Annual Mean Salary|
|District of Columbia||$74,210|
Where do Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators Work?
The table below shows some of the most common industries where those employed in this career field work.
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