Remote Claims Representative: $19/Hr., Benefits – Cigna is Hiring in the US

WORK FROM HOME Claims Representative Cigna


by Chris Durst       Apr. 1, 2024

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*** UPDATE *** As expected, the company received a lot of applications and shut down the application process quickly! Good luck to all who applied.

Cigna, the healthcare giant, has a long history of hiring home-based employees. Currently, the company has a Work from Home Claims Representative position listed on their careers page.

This is a new role that posted on March 28th, but these positions fill quickly so apply fast.

In this position, you would first attend a virtual training program to learn the ropes, and then you will be responsible for manually reviewing and processing medical, supplemental, or dental claims.

The pay for this role is listed as $19 per hour (they also note in their post that the range is $17-$25/hr).

The company also offers a comprehensive benefits package.

Hiring in the United States, no state hiring exclusions are noted in the job post.

Here’s an excerpt from the Cigna job post:

The claims representative is responsible for manually reviewing and processing medical, supplemental, or dental claims. Claims are processed according to benefits, eligibility, and internal processes, policies, and procedures and may be completed, held for additional information/review, or denied. New claim representatives will be provided with a robust training program, which includes virtual classroom training, on-the-job learning/feedback, and gradually increasing claims per hour/quality requirements over several months. After completion of training, claim representatives must meet specific accuracy/quality, volume/claims per hour, and on production performance metrics.

$19/Hour Pay Rate


  • Independently research and navigate various documents and databases to accurately process claims, ensuring compliance and adherence to established guidelines.
  • Confirm the presence of necessary documents within submitted claims.
  • Validate the accuracy of medical codes provided in claim submissions.
  • Assess the eligibility status of claims based on established criteria.
  • Review and verify other insurance coverage information in submitted claim.
  • Evaluate authorizations provided in claim submissions for accuracy.
  • Analyze account benefit plans to ensure claims align with coverage and policies.
  • Identify discrepancies, errors, or missing information.
  • Utilize multiple computer applications simultaneously.
  • Maintain self-discipline, consistently uphold a strong work ethic, and complete work tasks/responsibilities while working without close supervision.
  • Meet or exceed quality and productivity goals.
  • Identify claim processing learning opportunities by working directly with supervisors, coaches, and trainers to learn efficient and effective processing techniques and workflows.
  • Utilize a variety of virtual tools, including Outlook email, Cisco Webex, and similar applications, to effectively collaborate, communicate, and stay connected with colleagues and supervisors.


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to quickly learn a variety of computer applications to complete job functions,
  • Experience sending/receiving emails, scheduling calendar appointments/sending invitations, attaching files in Microsoft Outlook.
  • Knowledge of basic Microsoft Excel functions, such as filtering/sorting.
  • Experience in navigating multiple computer applications through the use of shortcut keys and other techniques.
  • Detail-oriented with experience in applying complex policy/procedure documents.
  • Strong organizational skills to maximize available work time. Ability to prioritize tasks to ensure job tasks are completed before deadlines.
  • Proven experience completing work with quality and productivity performance standards.
  • Experience working independently in a virtual environment preferred.
  • Experience with medical and insurance terminology in a professional setting preferred.
  • Knowledge of CPT/ICD-10 codes preferred.
  • Proven experience in health insurance claims processing or similar field preferred

If you will be working at home occasionally or permanently, the internet connection must be obtained through a cable broadband or fiber optic internet service provider with speeds of at least 10Mbps download/5Mbps upload.

For this position, we anticipate offering an hourly rate of 17 – 25 USD / hourly, depending on relevant factors, including experience and geographic location.

This role is also anticipated to be eligible to participate in an annual bonus plan.

We want you to be healthy, balanced, and feel secure. That’s why you’ll enjoy a comprehensive range of benefits, with a focus on supporting your whole health. Starting on day one of your employment, you’ll be offered several health-related benefits including medical, vision, dental, and well-being and behavioral health programs. We also offer 401(k) with company match, company paid life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a minimum of 18 days of paid time off per year and paid holidays. For more details on our employee benefits programs, visit Life at Cigna Group.


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