Underwriter Salary

An Underwriter earns an average salary of C$49,313 per year. A skill in Financial Analysis is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$36,860 - C$66,530
(Median)
C$37K
C$49K
C$67K
MEDIAN: C$49,312
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50%
90%

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C$12.87 - C$23.47
(Median)
C$13
C$17
C$23
MEDIAN: C$16.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$24KC$48KC$72K
Salary
C$36,860 - C$66,530  
   
Bonus
C$394.53 - C$6,882  
Profit Sharing
C$101.37 - C$5,025  
Commission
C$250.00 - C$1,750  
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).
)
C$35,979 - C$70,390  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 597
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$14C$28C$42
Hourly Rate
C$12.87 - C$23.47  
   
Overtime
C$18.34 - C$40.61  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
C$0C$28KC$56KC$84K
Bonus
C$394.53 - C$6,882  
   
Commission
C$250.00 - C$1,750  
Profit Sharing
C$101.37 - C$5,025  
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).
)
C$35,979 - C$70,390  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 33
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Pay by Experience Level for Underwriter

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

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Experience Affects Underwriter Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 22%


Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
C$50,000


Skills That Affect Underwriter Salaries



Insurance
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National Average
C$50,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 108 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 89%
vision benefits Vision: 76% employee benefits None: 5%
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