The average settlement for a personal injury claim ranges from $3000 to $75000. As a matter of fact, a research showed that seven out of ten people received an award or settlement for their personal injury claims. In certain countries, the vast majority of payouts in personal injury claims come as a result of out-of-court settlement rather than on trial. Just like any lawyer will advise you, jury decisions are very unpredictable. Generally, there are trends and patterns as to how much insurance companies will agree to compensate you.