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$38,163 - C$67,939
C$38K
C$51K
C$68K
MEDIAN: C$51,163
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$71K
Salary C$38,163 - C$67,939
Bonus C$489.36 - C$10,101
Profit Sharing C$30.91 - C$5,624
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$38,407 - C$71,009
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 104

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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$52,607

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Insurance Underwriter

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Insurance Underwriter Salaries

Experienced
▲12%

National Average
C$53,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Late-Career
▼3%

▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
no benefits
None: 2%
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