What is the average payout for a rear-end collision?

I just got into a rear-end collision where the other driver carried the state minimum insurance. It didn’t cover my medical bills. So after my insurance company tried to recoup the bill, they couldn’t. They suggested I sue. So what’s the payout for a rear-end collision?

Eric Schad · Updated on
Reviewed by Shannon Martin, Licensed Insurance Agent.
Rear-end collisions or [accidents] can vary in respect to severity. So with that said, the average payout for a rear-end collision is roughly $15,000 to $30,000.
However, the amount of the payout is dependent on the car insurance coverage of both parties, what the insurance covers, and the amount of the deductible. Furthermore, some people hire a lawyer to maximize the amount of their claims.
Regardless of what the average payout is on a rear-end collision, none of it is possible unless you have car insurance. But if you’re paying too much, you’re digging into your payout. That’s when
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