Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
SOC: 13-1031.00


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.

National Salary Information:

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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2015 wage data.

Employment Projections:

Employment (2014):
299,700 employed

Projected (2024):
309,500 employed

Projected growth (2014-2024)

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2015 2014-2024 employment projections external site. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2014-2024). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.

Alternate Titles:

  • Claims Analyst
  • Fire Claims Adjuster
  • Health Claims Examiner
  • Health Insurance Adjuster
  • Independent Insurance Adjuster
  • Medical Claims Analyst
  • Medical Claims Examiner
  • Property and Casualty Insurance Claims Examiner
  • Property Damage Claims Adjustor
  • Reinsurance Claims Analyst
  • Workers Compensation Claims Adjuster
  • Workers Compensation Claims Examiner

  • business and financial operations

    industry stats

    SOC: 13-0000

    Total Employed: 7,032,560

    Average Annual Salary: $73,800