Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks

General Information

Description

Process new insurance policies, modifications to existing policies, and claims forms. Obtain information from policyholders to verify the accuracy and completeness of information on claims forms, applications and related documents, and company records. Update existing policies and company records to reflect changes requested by policyholders and insurance company representatives.

Business Breakdown

People in this career work in these sectors.

  1. Private, for profit86.08%
  2. Private, not for profit7.40%
  3. State and local government3.30%
  4. Self-employed1.71%
  5. Federal government1.33%

Job Outlook

Overall employment of financial clerks is projected to decline 2 percent from 2020 to 2030. Despite declining employment, about 120,900 openings for financial clerks are projected each year, on average, over the decade. All of those openings are expected to result from the need to replace workers who transfer to other occupations or exit the labor force, such as to retire.

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Salary

Average Salary

Salary

$42,050

State-by-state Salary

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$56,680
$25,020
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Education

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Knowledge

  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Clerical
  • Computers and Electronics
  • English Language
  • Mathematics
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