An Underwriter earns an average salary of C$51,562 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$40,174 - C$74,290
C$40K
C$52K
C$74K
MEDIAN: C$51,562
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50%
90%

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C$12.75 - C$27.75
C$13
C$20
C$28
MEDIAN: C$19.78
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Salary
C$40,174 - C$74,290  
   
Bonus
C$496.65 - C$7,946  
Profit Sharing
C$587 - C$5,106  
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$40,170 - C$76,470  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 253
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$13C$26C$39
Hourly Rate
C$12.75 - C$27.75  
   
Overtime
C$35.50  
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.
)
C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Bonus
C$496.65 - C$7,946  
   
Profit Sharing
C$587 - C$5,106  
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$40,170 - C$76,470  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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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$52,550

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Key Stats for Underwriter

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 34 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
8%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Underwriter Salaries

Late-Career
▲22%

▲17%

▲4%

National Average
C$53,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Underwriter Salaries


Underwriting
▲8%

Risk Management / Risk Control
▼0%

National Average
C$53,000

Insurance
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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