The annual and hourly salary statistics of claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$41,010|
|25th Percentile Wage||$52,710|
|50th Percentile Wage||$70,260|
|75th Percentile Wage||$83,370|
|90th Percentile Wage||$106,640|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $106,640. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $70,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $41,010.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $70,260 in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is in the middle of salary range for claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in state of Louisiana. In comparison, the annual salary of claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is 18.9 percent (18.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area and 22.0 percent (22.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Alexandria.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Hammond nonmetropolitan area|| |
|New Iberia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Lake Charles|| |
|Shreveport-Bossier City|| |
|New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner|| |
|Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux|| |
|Baton Rouge|| |