An Underwriter earns an average salary of C$51,774 per year. A skill in Underwriting 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$39,950 - C$71,705
(Median)
C$40K
C$52K
C$72K
MEDIAN: C$51,773
10%
50%
90%

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C$12.80 - C$26.28
(Median)
C$13
C$16
C$26
MEDIAN: C$16.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Salary
C$39,950 - C$71,705  
   
Bonus
C$764 - C$8,054  
Profit Sharing
C$300.00 - C$7,375  
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$39,345 - C$76,259  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 268
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$13C$26C$39
Hourly Rate
C$12.80 - C$26.28  
   
Overtime
C$28.50  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Bonus
C$764 - C$8,054  
   
Profit Sharing
C$300.00 - C$7,375  
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$39,345 - C$76,259  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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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

National Average: C$53,046

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Experience Affects Underwriter Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%



National Average
C$53,000


Skills That Affect Underwriter Salaries

Underwriting
up arrow 15%


Risk Management / Risk Control
up arrow 1%

National Average
C$53,000

Insurance
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
medical benefits
Vision: 76%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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