|Median wages (2008)||$25.69 hourly, $53,440 annual|
|Employment (2006)||13,000 employees|
|Projected growth (2006-2016)||Average (7% to 13%)|
|Projected need (2006-2016)||5,000 additional employees|
Appraise automobile or other vehicle damage to determine cost of repair for insurance claim settlement and seek agreement with automotive repair shop on cost of repair. Prepare insurance forms to indicate repair cost or cost estimates and recommendations.
Sample of reported job titles: Automobile Damage Appraiser (Auto Damage Appraiser), Automobile Appraiser (Auto Appraiser), Material Damage Appraiser, Appraiser, Damage Appraiser, Field Appraiser, Field Inspector, Outside Physical Damage Appraiser, Physical Damage Appraiser, Insurance Appraiser