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Insurance Underwriter, Healthcare Salary

An Insurance Underwriter, Healthcare earns an average salary of $51,031 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$38,858 - $81,082
(Median)
$39K
$51K
$81K
MEDIAN: $51,030
10%
50%
90%

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$14.72 - $25.24
(Median)
$15
$19
$25
MEDIAN: $19.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$38,858 - $81,082  
   
Bonus
$970 - $9,803  
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $2,023  
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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$37,010 - $82,816  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 129
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.72 - $25.24  
   
Overtime
$29.77 - $34.84  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$970 - $9,803  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $2,023  
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).
)
$37,010 - $82,816  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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Job Description for Insurance Underwriter, Healthcare

  • Manage underwriting territory and select new business based on analysis of their profitability.
  • Analyze new and renewal business, data, claim history, loss experience, and outcome of liability decisions.
  • Underwrite, submit, approve or pend loans, and present decisions to management.
  • Monitor existing policies for compliance with company guidelines.

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Pay by Experience Level for Insurance Underwriter, Healthcare

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Insurance Underwriter, Healthcare Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 84%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
$52,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Insurance Underwriter, Healthcare Salaries

Data Analysis
up arrow 3%

Risk Management / Risk Control
up arrow 2%

Financial Analysis
0%

National Average
$52,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 88%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 5%