The average pay for an Insurance Underwriter is C$49,493 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

C$37,789 - C$67,496
C$38K
C$50K
C$67K
MEDIAN: C$50,448
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$70K
Salary C$37,789 - C$67,496
Bonus C$487.22 - C$10,119
Profit Sharing C$30.64 - C$5,677
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$38,016 - C$70,785
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 108

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Pay by Experience Level for Insurance Underwriter

Pay by Experience for an Insurance Underwriter has a positive trend. An entry-level Insurance Underwriter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$44,000 based on 44 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Insurance Underwriter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$51,000 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Insurance Underwriter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$59,000 based on 37 salaries. An Insurance Underwriter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$51,000 based on 18 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$51,271

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Key Stats for Insurance Underwriter

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Insurance Underwriter Salaries

Experienced
▲15%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
C$51,000

Late-Career
▼1%

▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: 1%
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