How much does a Claims Adjuster III make in the United States? The average Claims Adjuster III salary in the United States is $85,174 as of September 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $75,877 and $96,191. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Claims Adjuster III Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Claims Adjuster III Salary $67,412 US September 25, 2023
25th Percentile Claims Adjuster III Salary $75,877 US September 25, 2023
50th Percentile Claims Adjuster III Salary $85,174 US September 25, 2023
75th Percentile Claims Adjuster III Salary $96,191 US September 25, 2023
90th Percentile Claims Adjuster III Salary $106,222 US September 25, 2023
25% $75,877 10% $67,412 90% $106,222 75% $96,191 $85,174 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Job Description for Claims Adjuster III

Claims Adjuster III denies, settles, or authorizes payments to more complex property/casualty claims based on coverage, appraisal, and verifiable damage. Examines claim forms and other records to determine coverage. Being a Claims Adjuster III is responsible for corresponding with policyholders, claimants, witnesses, attorneys, etc. to gather important information to support contested. Conducts field investigations to inspect and document damage or loss. Additionally, Claims Adjuster III prepares report of findings of an investigation. May require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Claims Adjuster III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Claims Adjuster III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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