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Appeals Referee Salary
in Columbia, South Carolina

$57,616 (USD)

Average Salary

$28/hr

Average Hourly

$1,947

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Appeals Referee is $57,616 a year and $28 an hour in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. The average salary range for an Appeals Referee is between $41,616 and $70,865. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Columbia, South Carolina.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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.
Appeals Referee Job Prevalence in Columbia, South Carolina, United States

Job family: Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers

Job family population: 14,480

Estimated population of Appeals Referee jobs: 2,547

Rate of error: 0.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$66,793
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Columbia, South Carolina

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Description: Columbia is the capital and second largest city of the U.S. state of South Carolina, with a population estimate of 134,309 as of 2016. The city serves as the county seat of Richland County, and a portion of the city extends into neighboring Lexington County. It is the center of the Columbia metropolitan statistical area, which had a population of 767,598 as of the 2010 United States Census, growing to 832,666 by July 1, 2018, according to 2018 U.S. Census estimates. This makes it the 70th largest metropolitan statistical areas in the nation, as estimated by the United States Census Bureau as of July 1, 2018. The name...

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