Underwriter Salary

An Underwriter earns an average salary of C$49,526 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$37,125 - C$66,840
(Median)
C$37K
C$50K
C$67K
MEDIAN: C$49,526
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90%

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C$12.67 - C$24.20
(Median)
C$13
C$17
C$24
MEDIAN: C$16.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary 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$24KC$48KC$72K
Salary
C$37,125 - C$66,840  
   
Bonus
C$394.53 - C$7,022  
Profit Sharing
C$101.37 - C$5,025  
Commission
C$509  
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$36,385 - C$71,284  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 597
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$14C$28C$42
Hourly Rate
C$12.67 - C$24.20  
   
Overtime
C$18.34 - C$40.61  
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$28KC$56KC$84K
Bonus
C$394.53 - C$7,022  
   
Commission
C$509  
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$36,385 - C$71,284  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 31
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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$50,237

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Experience Affects Underwriter Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 22%


Experienced
up arrow 7%

National Average
C$50,000


Skills That Affect Underwriter Salaries



National Average
C$50,000

Insurance
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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
medical benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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