Claims Adjusters, Examiner, and Investigators Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

The salary statistics of claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare claims adjusters, examiner, and investigators salaries in different industries within the transportation and warehousing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,950
25th Percentile Wage
$43,290
50th Percentile Wage
$61,850
75th Percentile Wage
$79,070
90th Percentile Wage
$96,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators is $96,080. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $61,850. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators is $34,950.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$61,850
7.89% 5.92%
2016
$56,970
-4.67% -
2015
$59,630
4.60% -
2014
$56,890
-5.10% -
2013
$59,790
2.68% -
2012
$58,190
- -

Compare Claims Adjusters, Examiner, and Investigators Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in twelve industries in the transportation and warehousing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for claims adjusters, examiner, and investigators occupations is the rail transportation industry with an annual salary $70,820. The lowest paying industry is the transit and ground passenger transportation industry (annual salary $24,470). For detailed claims adjusters, examiner, and investigators salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Rail Transportation
$70,820
Rail Transportation
$70,820
General Freight Trucking
$55,270
Water Transportation
$52,240
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
$52,240
Freight Transportation Arrangement
$51,640
Support Activities for Transportation
$51,060
Truck Transportation
$46,950
Specialized Freight Trucking
$46,430
Support Activities for Road Transportation
$45,400
Taxi and Limousine Service
$41,140
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$24,470

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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