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Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators

in Massachusetts

Review settled claims to determine that payments and settlements are made in accordance with company practices and procedures. Confer with legal counsel on claims requiring litigation. May also settle insurance claims. Excludes "Fire Inspectors and Investigators" (33-2021).

Occupation Projection for Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
131031  Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators 7,027 6,858 -169 -2.41 % 174 387 -17 544 High school diploma or equivalent 

Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Finance and Insurance    5,550  79 % 5,420  79 % -130  -2 % $72,140
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities    5,260  75 % 5,140  75 % -120  -2 % $72,030
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    200  3 % 190  3 % -10  -5 % $78,010
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    190  3 % 210  3 % 20  7 % $72,230
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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