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  • Skilled Occupation CLERICAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE WORKERS Other Clerical and Administrative Workers > Miscellaneous Clerical and Administrative Workers Insurance Investigators, Loss Adjusters and Risk Surveyors Insurance Investigator


      Conducts investigations into insurance claims to ensure their validity. Registration or licensing is required.

      Skill Level: 3

    Average Income:
    The average salary for an Insurance Investigator is $ 69,777 for male employees and $ 85,430 for female employees per year.
    Average Age: Males: 44.2 Females: 38.5 Persons: 42.5
    [See: www.abs.gov.au 5996 Insurance investigators loss adjusters and risk surveyors - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016]

    Australian visa options for Insurance Investigator

    Employer Sponsorship
    489 Visa
    482 TSS Visa
    Skilled Occupation
    ANZSCO Code
    Assessing Authority
    189 Visa
    190 Visa
    186 Visa (DE)
    187 Visa
    All area
    Regional area
    Insurance Investigator
    Visa processing times-months (75%)
    Business Visas
    Visa processing times-months (90%)

    Insurance Investigator categories in Group D.

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    Insurance Investigator job description, duties and education requirements

    UNIT GROUP 5911 Purchasing and Supply Logistics Clerks >> MINOR GROUP 599 Miscellaneous Clerical and Administrative Workers >> UNIT GROUP 5996 Insurance Investigators, Loss Adjusters and Risk Surveyors


      INSURANCE INVESTIGATORS, LOSS ADJUSTERS AND RISK SURVEYORS conduct investigations into insurance claims to ensure their validity, inspect and assess the damage and loss to insured properties and businesses, estimate insurance costs, and inspect insured properties to evaluate conditions affecting underwriting standards.

      Indicative Skill Level:

      Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

      In Australia:

        AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

      In New Zealand:
        NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

      At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

      Registration or licensing may be required.

      Tasks Include:

      • examining scenes of incidents resulting in insurance claims to determine causes and effects
      • interviewing witnesses and claimants to obtain details required to assess the validity of claims and identify the parties responsible for accidents, damage and loss, and preparing statements and reports
      • inspecting damaged buildings, equipment and motor vehicles and estimating the cost of repairs
      • estimating business losses resulting from fire, theft and other business disruptions
      • reporting the extent of damage and estimated costs to the insurer
      • inspecting property, buildings and operations of commercial and industrial establishments to assess physical conditions and work practices
      • evaluating the adequacy of security, fire and related systems
      • preparing reports and recommending action to reduce risks
      • compiling data which influence the determination of premium rates


      Sources: www.abs.gov.au and DIBP

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