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Highest Paying Industries for Auto Damage Insurance Appraisers

The top 16 highest paying industries for auto damage insurance appraisers (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment in those industries are also shown. As shown in the table, with an average annual salary of $68,790, insurance agencies and brokerages is the highest paying industry for auto damage insurance appraisers. It is followed by automotive body, paint, interior, and glass repair industry (average annual salary $65,480). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2015 [1]. For more information about salaries of auto damage insurance appraisers in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 16 Highest Paying Industries for Auto Damage Insurance Appraisers

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Insurance Agencies and Brokerages
$68,790
440
2 Automotive Body, Paint, Interior, and Glass Repair
$65,480
120
3 Automotive Repair and Maintenance
$65,480
120
4 Repair and Maintenance
$65,480
120
5 Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$65,480
120
6 Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$64,700
240
7 Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$64,190
240
8 Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities
$63,620
2,970
9 Finance and Insurance
$63,540
13,110
10 Insurance Carriers and Related Activities
$63,530
13,090
11 Insurance Carriers
$63,500
10,120
12 Direct Insurance (except Life, Health, and Medical) Carriers
$63,070
9,130
13 Other Insurance Related Activities
$62,910
2,540
14 Administrative and Support Services
$56,310
n/a
15 Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$56,310
n/a
16 Management of Companies and Enterprises
$54,860
120
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