How much does a Workers' Compensation Administrator I make in the United States? The average Workers' Compensation Administrator I salary in the United States is $62,885 as of February 27, 2023, but the range typically falls between $55,594 and $72,281. 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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Job Description for Workers' Compensation Administrator I

Workers' Compensation Administrator I administers the workers' compensation program for an organization. Implements a consistent process for recording, investigating, and reporting workers' compensation claims complying with laws and regulations. Being a Workers' Compensation Administrator I prepares and submits required reporting and documentation to OSHA, state and local agencies, and other entities. Monitors all claims and liaises with the employees, managers, insurance representatives, union representatives, medical staff, and attorneys involved with a case. Additionally, Workers' Compensation Administrator I communicates case status details and necessary information to involved parties, including notifications of hearings, outcomes, return to work, or restrictions. Performs periodic reviews of overall cases to identify trends. Maintains up-to-date knowledge of all regulations and laws for reporting workers' compensation. May coordinate or assist with safety programs focused on injury prevention or facilitate accommodations for workers. May require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. The Workers' Compensation Administrator I work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. To be a Workers' Compensation Administrator I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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