How much does a Claims Director make in the United States? The average Claims Director salary in the United States is $148,766 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $127,475 and $169,461. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $127,475 10% $108,091 90% $188,303 75% $169,461 $148,766 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Claims Director

Claims Director directs and oversees the operations of an insurance claims department to meet operation, financial, and service requirements. Provides guidance and sets policies on insurance claims for personal, property, or casualty loss based on coverage, appraisal, and verifiable damage. Being a Claims Director is responsible for the strategic processing and payment of claims. Keeps abreast of any changes to legislation and regulations which pertain to insurance claims. Additionally, Claims Director provides guidance to subordinates on the most complex claims. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. The Claims Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. To be a Claims Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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LTC is a real estate investment trust (REIT) investing in seniors housing and health care properties primarily through sale-leasebacks, mortgage financing, joint-ventures and structured finance solutions including preferred equity and mezzanine lending. LTC holds more than 200 investments in 28 states with 29 operating... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
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City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
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Skills associated with Claims Director: Calculate Payments/Premiums, Claim Reviews, Operational Policy Development, Business Operations ...More

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