The average pay for an Appeals Referee is $64,031 a year and $31 an hour in Québec City, Québec, Canada.
The average salary range for an Appeals Referee is between $46,249 and $78,754.
This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Québec City, Québec.
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Adjudicates social welfare tax or benefit eligibility issues filed by disabled or unemployed claimants or employers: arranges and conducts hearings to discover pertinent facts bearing on claim in accord with federal and state laws and procedures.
Renders decisions affirming or denying previous ruling, based on testimony, claim records, applicable provisions of law, and established precedents.
Writes decision explaining ruling and informs interested parties of results.
Confers with personnel of employer or agency involved to obtain additional information bearing on appeal, and to clarify future implications of decisions.
May participate in court proceedings against claimants attempting to obtain benefits through fraud.
May render informal opinions on points of law in questionable cases to facilitate initial determination of benefit eligibility or imposition of penalties.
May be required to hold law degree or license to practice law.
Quebec City ( (listen) or ; French: Québec [kebɛk] (listen); French: Ville de Québec, Western Abnaki: Kephek), officially Québec, is the capital city of the Canadian province of Quebec. The city had a population estimate of 531,902 in July 2016 (an increase of 3.0% from 2011), and the metropolitan area had a population of 800,296 in July 2016 (an increase of 4.3% from 2011), making it the second largest city in Quebec after Montreal, and the seventh largest metropolitan area and eleventh largest city in the country.
The Algonquian people had originally named the area Kébec, an Algonquin word meaning "where the river...