Senior Underwriter Salary (Canada)

A Senior Underwriter earns an average salary of C$61,697 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Risk Management / Risk Control and Financial Analysis. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.
Senior Underwriter Total Pay (?
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C$47,873 - C$78,702
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MEDIAN: C$61,697
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National Salary Data

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C$0C$29KC$58KC$87K
Salary
C$47,873 - C$78,702  
   
Bonus
C$503 - C$10,036  
Profit Sharing
C$800 - C$5,087  
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$48,891 - C$84,370  
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Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 9 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 347
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Vancouver
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Calgary
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Edmonton
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Montréal
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C$64,000
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Senior Underwriter Reviews

What is it like working as a Senior Underwriter?
Senior Underwriter in Toronto:
"micromanaged"
Pros: I am in a call centre, so when I am off the phone, offline work.
Cons: I do not like being rushed and on the phone. The micromanagement
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Experience Affects Senior Underwriter Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 6%
Experienced
up arrow 3%
Mid-Career
0%
National Average
C$64,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Skills That Affect Senior Underwriter Salaries

Risk Management / Risk Control
up arrow 28%
Financial Analysis
up arrow 21%
Insurance
0%
National Average
C$64,000
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 43 votes.
Gender
Female
62%
female alumni
 
Male
38%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
23%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 88%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 5%
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