Chief Underwriter Salary

The average salary for a Chief Underwriter is $129,500 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$45,615 - $320,556
$46K
$130K
$320K
MEDIAN: $129,500
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50%
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$0$140K$280K$420K
Salary
$45,615 - $320,556  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $99,329  
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
Total Pay (?
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$47,237 - $419,188  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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Job Description for Chief Underwriter

  • Decide whether to accept or reject loan applications based on risk involved.
  • Supervise underwriters' work reviewing client finances and property to determine degree of risk associated with a loan.
  • Explain loan terms, company underwriting policies, and loan modifications to clients.
  • Renegotiate loans to reflect changing circumstances.

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Key Stats for Chief Underwriter

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
57%
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Experience Affects Chief Underwriter Salaries

Late-Career
▲21%

National Average
$146,000

Experienced
▼36%

Mid-Career
▼52%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
57%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 6%