Claims Processing Clerk Salary in the United States

How much does a Claims Processing Clerk make in the United States? The average Claims Processing Clerk salary in the United States is $31,906 as of June 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $28,769 and $35,360. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Claims Processing Clerk is responsible for inputting new claims, processing payments, conducting billing research and responding to telephone inquires. Determines whether to return, deny, or pay claims according to organizational policies and procedures. Being a Claims Processing Clerk reviews and dispositions claims. Prepares daily reports for claims management team. Additionally, Claims Processing Clerk requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor. The Claims Processing Clerk possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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