The salary statistics of claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in the industry sector of finance and insurance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare claims adjusters, examiner, and investigators salaries in different industries within the finance and insurance sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in the industry sector of finance and insurance. 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 $96,970. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $61,870. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators is $37,430.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in the industry sector of finance and insurance from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in 17 industries in the finance and insurance 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 other nondepository credit intermediation industry with an annual salary $86,460. The lowest paying industry is the other investment pools and funds industry (annual salary $38,710). For detailed claims adjusters, examiner, and investigators salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Other Nondepository Credit Intermediation|| |
|Nondepository Credit Intermediation|| |
|Insurance Agencies and Brokerages|| |
|Other Financial Investment Activities|| |
|Direct Insurance (except Life, Health, and Medical) Carriers|| |
|Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities|| |
|Insurance Carriers|| |
|Insurance Carriers and Related Activities|| |
|Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities|| |
|Other Insurance Related Activities|| |
|Activities Related to Credit Intermediation|| |
|Insurance and Employee Benefit Funds|| |
|Funds, Trusts, and Other Financial Vehicles|| |
|Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage|| |
|Credit Intermediation and Related Activities|| |
|Depository Credit Intermediation|| |
|Other Investment Pools and Funds|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .