Underwriter Salary

An Underwriter earns an average salary of C$50,124 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Underwriting and Financial Analysis. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$37,202 - C$68,527
(Median)
C$37K
C$50K
C$69K
MEDIAN: C$50,123
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50%
90%

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C$14.44 - C$25.05
(Median)
C$14
C$17
C$25
MEDIAN: C$17.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$25KC$50KC$75K
Salary
C$37,202 - C$68,527  
   
Bonus
C$488.60 - C$7,630  
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$5,017  
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$36,658 - C$73,248  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 585
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$14C$28C$42
Hourly Rate
C$14.44 - C$25.05  
   
Overtime
C$19.57 - C$41.98  
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$488.60 - C$7,630  
   
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$5,017  
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$36,658 - C$73,248  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 27
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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$51,288

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Experience Affects Underwriter Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

Experienced
up arrow 12%


National Average
C$51,000


Skills That Affect Underwriter Salaries

Underwriting
up arrow 17%


Risk Management / Risk Control
up arrow 4%

National Average
C$51,000

Insurance
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 104 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
medical benefits
Vision: 76%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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