An Underwriter earns an average salary of AU$64,488 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. A skill in Insurance is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$48,121 - AU$86,792
AU$48K
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MEDIAN: AU$64,128
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Salary AU$48,121 - AU$86,792
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$8,892
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AU$48,566 - AU$90,968
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 126

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Pay by Experience Level for Underwriter

Pay by Experience for an Underwriter has a positive trend. An entry-level Underwriter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$64,000 based on 86 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Underwriter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$69,000 based on 53 salaries. An experienced Underwriter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$72,000 based on 23 salaries. An Underwriter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$70,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$64,845

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Q: What is it like working as an Underwriter?

Underwriter in Adelaide:
"Operations manager."
Pros: Small city, easy to commute,
Cons: Less opportunities.

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Key Stats for Underwriter

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Underwriter Salaries

Experienced
▲11%

▲7%

Late-Career
▲7%

National Average
AU$65,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Underwriter Salaries

▲12%


National Average
AU$65,000

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 91%
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